In CMS
Jul 30th, 2010
Practitioners, medical groups and clinics, and independent diagnostic testing facilities (IDTFs)—or any eligible professional who has billed for the technical component (TC) of a CPT® advanced diagnostic code in the past six months, for that matter—can expect to receive the first of five letters from a Medicare contractor by Aug. 13. The letter is a ...
In Billing
Feb 1st, 2010
Come Jan. 1, 2012, a provision in the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA) requires all suppliers of the technical component (TC) of advanced diagnostic imaging services suppliers to be accredited by an accreditation organization designated by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). To that end, the Centers for Medicare ...