In Billing
Feb 28th, 2019
With this being the first payment year of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), MIPS eligible clinicians and clinician groups should start tracking payment adjustments in their Medicare Part B claims. Billing staff also may want to prepare for questions from patients who are privy to the information. Lots at Stake Based on performance in ...
In Billing
Mar 28th, 2012
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently redesigned the Medicare Summary Notice (MSN). The new MSN, now available online at MyMedicare.gov, will be mailed quarterly to beneficiaries starting in 2013. CMS Acting Administrator Marilyn Tavenner said the redesign is part of a new initiative, “Your Medicare information: clearer, simpler, at your fingertips.” Tavenner ...
In CMS
Mar 16th, 2012
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced March 7 that it has redesigned its Medicare Summary Notice (MSN). This statement informs Medicare beneficiaries about their claims for Medicare services and benefits. The new MSN is now available online at MyMedicare.gov and will be mailed quarterly to beneficiaries starting in 2013. Medicare Redesigns MSN ...