Jan 24th, 2018
Medically Unlikely Edits (MUEs) may render certain claim lines for bilateral surgical procedures unpayable, and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has expanded its instructions to make it all a little more clear.  MUEs and  Bilateral Surgery CMS points out in MLN Matters SE1422 Revised that providers and suppliers billing bilateral procedures using ...
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Aug 31st, 2011
Effective Oct. 3, Medicare contractors will implement an updated Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB), which will remain in effect until Jan. 1, 2012, according to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Just under 50 codes will receive payment indicator changes in various categories, but no codes are being added or deleted for the ...