Medicare revalidation: how to prevent claim denials...
In Billing
Feb 1st, 2020
Helping transgender patients understand their insurance coverage and rights...
In CMS
Dec 30th, 2019
Many clinicians earned Qualifying Alternate Payment Model Participant (QP) status during the 2017 performance period of the Quality Payment Program (QPP). But a long list of them are still eagerly awaiting their 5 percent lump sum incentive payment. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) began disbursing the 5 percent APM incentive payment to ...
In CMS
Dec 27th, 2019
If the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) gets its way, lawmakers will require Medicare to reduce the hospice aggregate cap amount by 20 percent and freeze hospice payment rates for 2021. A 20 percent cap reduction would equal nearly 3 percent less in hospice payments. MedPAC Recommendations In its forthcoming March report to Congress, MedPAC will include ...
Technology still requires human input to ensure the integrity of automated front-end and back-end processes. Ten years ago, the healthcare industry was pushed into the digital world via the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH); and while some healthcare professionals felt uprooted and/or poorly equipped for this change, others used it ...