Apr 1st, 2019
Although the scope of its enforcement is not yet determined, ensure your business relationships with laboratories do not violate EKRA. New Anti-kickback provisions in the Eliminating Kickbacks in Recovery Act of 2018 (EKRA) targets recovery homes, clinical treatment facilities, and laboratories that participate in illegal remuneration schemes. EKRA is Section 8122 of the Substance Use-Disorder ...
May 1st, 2012
With so many different interpretations to coding rules, your practice can’t afford not to create one. By Pam Brooks, CPC If coding were described as a color, it would be gray. Even with CPT®, ICD-9-CM, and HCPCS Level II guidelines, and despite regulatory guidance from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the Office ...