Hello Chapter members,
We all know that 2020 has been challenging for all involved. We hope everyone has been healthy.
AAPC has asked all current 2020 Officers if they could stay on for the 2021 y... [ Read More ]
We are sorry to cancel the November meeting. We have had officers sick and family situations come up. We will have a December meeting, keep a look out for the reminder from AAPC. We will introduce ... [ Read More ]
Good morning Everyone,
We have been talking about upcoming nominations for 2020 for several months. We still have key positions available to fill. Please nominate yourself or someone else for a posi... [ Read More ]
[b]Scheduling test in June[/b]
Hello, there should be plenty room and if we need to open it up to more than 50, there is a chance to do that too. AAPC likes to have people to register as soon as pos... [ Read More ]
[b]2019 test dates[/b]
We will be offering a CPC test review on February 2, 2019.
all test will be held at the Deaconess Health and Education Buidling
March 2, 2019
June 1, 2019
August 17, 2019
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This is clarified in the Final Rule, and is also outlined in CPT.
From the CMS Final Rule: [URL]http://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Payment/PhysicianFeeSched/PFS-Federal-Regulati... [ Read More ]
On the 1590 the total amount of the claim as well as the balance due are required fields. The balance due is the amount after the patient payment. The amount collected field is not required, but by ... [ Read More ]
On the horizon Uber Health expands patient access to healthy food delivery and overthecounter items. On June 13 Uber Health announced Uber will soon deliver groceries and other overthecounter OTC item... [ Read More ]
But be aware that some of the changes for coding and billing outpatient claims are retroactive to April or January. Many of the changes to Medicares Outpatient Prospective Payment System OPPS in the J... [ Read More ]
Perform well when faced with a RADV audit. If youre a hierarchical condition category HCC coder no doubt youve heard of risk adjustment data validation RADV audits. There are various types of RADV aud... [ Read More ]
By Lynn Berry PT CPC Quality Resource and Usage Reports QRURs are the first reports to use performance measures that may be included in the Physician FeedbackValuebased Modifier Program the Center for... [ Read More ]
The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS will hold a listening session in September regarding confidential feedback reports and the implementation of a valuebased payment modifier for physici... [ Read More ]