In CMS
Sep 14th, 2020
New website is tailored to mobile devices. COVID-19 may have delayed the revamp of Medicare’s Compare web tools, but it didn’t scuttle the effort altogether. The Medicare Care Compare website, which rolls up its eight separate Compare websites, including Home Health Compare and Hospice Compare, launched Sept. 3. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ...
In CMS
Sep 1st, 2020
Guidelines for clinical health record documentation changes in ...
Aug 21st, 2020
Quality Payment Program participation gets a little easier in some ways, tougher in others. A proposed rule published in the Aug. 17 Federal Register outlines potential changes to the Quality Payment Program (QPP) starting Jan. 1, 2021. Rather than implementing certain provisions finalized last year, however, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is ...
In Billing
Aug 7th, 2020
Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule lays the groundwork for payment and policy changes in ...
In Billing
Jul 1st, 2020
Are you using the most current ABN? A new Fee-for-Service Advanced Beneficiary Notification of Non-coverage (ABN) form is now effective, with an expiration date of June 30, 2023. The use of the old ABN (version 03/2020) will be considered invalid after Aug. 31, 2020. Update: Due to COVID-19 concerns, CMS has expanded the deadline for ...