In Billing
Oct 1st, 2010
Physicians and non-physician practitioners (NPPs) submitting claims for services provided to Medicare beneficiaries should be aware that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued, Sept. 17, changes to payment files in the 2010 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB). Medicare contractors will process Part B claims using these updated payment files, but are not ...
Mar 13th, 2009
Flu shots protect against many, but not all, flu strains. Each year, flu specialists make an educated guess at which flu strains will be prevalent during seasonal outbreaks. Scientists create vaccines based on this flu strain research. Because the flu strains can mutate over time, it’s not easy to predict the strains correctly. Scientists on ...