In CMS
Nov 29th, 2010
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the establishment of the new Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI or Innovation Center). A provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (commonly referred to as the Affordable Care Act), the Innovation Center will examine new ways of reducing health care ...
May 1st, 2010
By Lynn S. Berry, PT, CPC As we move into the era of pay for performance, value-based purchasing, and bundled or global payments, our documentation must represent clearly the services we perform, and the rationale and medical necessity for our actions. Patient care and documentation of that care given by any provider should have four ...