Dec 1st, 2012
By Raemarie Jimenez, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I, CANPC, CRHC and G.J. Verhovshek, MA, CPC The practice of medicine constantly evolves. Established roads change direction. Familiar landmarks disappear, and new paths emerge. Even those who know the lay of the land can feel lost in an ever-shifting terrain of technologies, methods, and standards of care. To keep ...
In Billing
Oct 1st, 2010
Palmetto GBA launched the first phase of a new program Sept. 1 that is intended to increase the Medicare administrative contractor’s (MAC) accuracy rate for determining reasonable and necessary laboratory and molecular diagnostic services. The Part B Medicare administrative contractor (MAC) for jurisdiction 1 said the new program will allow for more accurate reimbursement of those services ...