In Billing
Jul 16th, 2010
Just two weeks after its award of the Part A and Part B Medicare Administrative Contractor (A/B MAC) contract for jurisdiction 11 and home health and hospice MAC for jurisdiction C, Palmetto GBA has received a stop-work order from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Palmetto Receives Stop-Work Order for J11 was last ...
In Coding
Feb 26th, 2010
Independent clinical/pathology laboratories and in-house laboratory services performed by medical practices are under one Medicare Administrative Contractor’s looking glass. Palmetto GBA recently published an article that identifies problematic ordering trends noted during a review process. The Palmetto review staff examined records for several claims related to laboratory errors for which denials ...
In CMS
Jan 29th, 2010
On April 19, some providers currently serviced by Wisconsin Physician Service (WPS) will transition to jurisdiction 1 (J1), administered by Part A and Part B Medicare Administrative Contractor (A/B MAC) Palmetto GBA. Palmetto Prepares for WPS Transition was last modified: July 5th, 2011 by admin aapc...
In CMS
Jan 16th, 2009
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Jan. 7 it has awarded five Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) contracts for the combined administration of Part A and Part B Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) claims. Final Five MACs Selected was last modified: January 27th, 2016 by admin aapc...