In Audit
Jun 10th, 2011
The April edition of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’) freely distributed Medicare Quarterly Provider Compliance Newsletter tackles a variety of payment issues that affect inpatient rehabilitation facilities, physicians, non-physician practitioners (NPPs), radiology suppliers, and inpatient and outpatient hospitals. Billing staff should be on the lookout for the c...
In Audit
Mar 11th, 2011
Confused whether to code a patient as new or established? Uncertain how to bill chemotherapy infusions for the same patient on the same day? You’re not alone. These are just two of the most common physician billing errors reported by Medicare contractors. To help providers understand these types of claims submission problems and avoid certain ...