In Billing
Feb 10th, 2012
Available Feb. 16, providers will be able to obtain information regarding their electronic health record (EHR) incentive through a new interactive voice response (IVR) self-service option via the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’) EHR Information Center. New IVR Tool Puts EHR Incentive Status at Fingertips was last modified: January 17th, 2015 by admin ...
In Billing
May 14th, 2010
A provision in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, or Health Reform law, further reduces payment for the technical component (TC) of multiple diagnostic imaging procedures beginning July 1. HCR: Technical Component Reduction Effective July 1 was last modified: July 5th, 2011 by admin aapc...
In Coding
Feb 1st, 2010
Don’t settle for a portion of payment—get the full amount. By Meera Mohanakrishnan, CPC, CPC-H Frequently, the total service/procedure described by a single CPT® code is comprised of two distinct portions: a professional component and a technical component. The professional component of a diagnostic service/procedure is provided by the physician, and may include supervision, interpretation, ...