In CMS
Oct 12th, 2016
The ICD-10-CM grace period offered by Medicare and some private payers – allowing the submission of less specified codes without penalty – has ended, just as the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) prepares to roll out more than 7,000 changes to the code set. Providers will need to update their ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS ...
In CMS
Jul 17th, 2015
A few days after the American Medical Association (AMA) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a compromise regarding ICD-10 implementation, CMS published a short Q&A regarding new rules. The Q&A outlines the its new Ombudsman role, and how long practitioners can file Part B claims with incorrect ICD-10 codes before penalty. Here’s ...