In Billing
Jan 16th, 2019
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released 15 corrections to the 2019 HCPCS Level II code set, all retroactive. Of the 15 codes, five are added, one discontinued, and seven reflect changes to payment or coverage status. One modifier introduced in 2011 CMS ruefully admits was “removed in error” and is reinstated. ...
Nov 14th, 2014
Get out your shiny, new CPT® 2015 codebooks. There are changes and corrections to be made. The American Medical Association (AMA) released, Nov. 11, an Errata and Technical Corrections document for revisions made to breast biopsy guidelines and code 62284, after press time. Updated information about vaccine codes has also been released. Errata and Technical ...
In Coding
Sep 28th, 2012
CPT® 2013 codebooks are already shipping out of warehouses, and the American Medical Association (AMA) has moved quickly to post its annual corrections document. The corrections document is a vital part of coding CPT® correctly for the coming year. It includes code and guideline updates that were approved too late to be included in the ...
In Billing
Apr 27th, 2012
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published corrections to the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Program—Stage 2 proposed rule in the April 18 Federal Register. The corrections document fixes several technical and typographical errors in the preamble and regulations text. CMS Corrects Stage 2 Proposed Rule was last modified: January 17th, ...
In Billing
Mar 2nd, 2012
Get out your CPT® 2012 Book. The American Medical Association (AMA) has posted a new corrections document. Revisions dated Feb. 27 generally pertain to missing references for codes out of numerical sequence in the Surgery section. AMA Makes Further Corrections to CPT® 2012 was last modified: March 2nd, 2012 by admin aapc...