May 1st, 2012
Part 2: Make room for the latest in CPT® coding. By Marvel J. Hammer, RN, CPC, CCS-P, CHCO, ACS-PM, and G.J. Verhovshek, MA, CPC CPT® 2012 has brought important changes to pain management coding. Last month, in the article “Move Over Obsolete Pain Management Coding,” we reviewed new coding guidance for sacroiliac (SI) joint injection, ...
In Billing
Apr 27th, 2012
Providers and suppliers of health care services and supplies to Medicare beneficiaries will pay contractors more in interest for unrecouped overpayments and delinquent underpayments in this second quarter. The Treasury Department recently notified the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) that the private consumer rate has changed. Medicare Overpayments/Underpayments Interest Rate on...
In Audit
Jul 29th, 2011
Providers and suppliers of health care services and supplies to Medicare beneficiaries will pay contractors more in interest for unrecouped overpayments and delinquent underpayments in this third quarter. The Treasury Department recently notified the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) that the private consumer rate has changed. New Interest Rate for Medicare Overpayments/Underpayments ...