In Billing
Jul 15th, 2011
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has added two new fact sheets to the Educational Resources portion of its website to help providers who are interested in participating in the Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program. Finding E-prescribing Facts Just Got Easier was last modified: July 15th, 2011 by admin aapc...
In CMS
Jan 29th, 2010
National Government Services — the Part B Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) for jurisdiction 13 (Connecticut, Indiana, Kentucky and New York) — is implementing a prepay edit for a particular Nursing Facility Visits CPT® code due to recent service specific prepay audit results conducted by its medical review department. NGS Implements Prepay Edit for 99310 was last modified: July ...
Jun 1st, 2009
Part 2 By G. John Verhovshek, MA, CPC Part 1 of this feature (“Consult or Not? Here’s How to Know for Sure,” May 2009 Coding Edge) discussed how to differentiate a consultation service from other E/M services. This month, we conclude with an explanation of how to apply consultation codes in inpatient and outpatient settings. ...