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10/16/2017
Accurately wield a range of E/M and procedural modifiers to guarantee the eligible services you perform during a patient’s global surgical period pass through your payers’ claims systems without obstruction.
10/16/2017

As more patients choose Medicare Advantage plans, examine your practice to see whether it’s time to start or expand your contracts.

10/16/2017
Take a close look at the 44 guidance statements on low-value clinical services, drawn from multiple sets of clinical guidelines, to gain an idea about how to guide your providers in evaluating unnecessary care.
10/16/2017

Watch out for a letter from your Medicare administrative contractor (MAC) alerting you that one of your providers is the target of CMS’ revamped medical-review process. Taking corrective action can forestall penalties, headaches and potential revenue losses.

10/16/2017

Recent studies suggest unnecessary care, such as tests and medication regimens shown by experts to be of limited efficacy, may be inflating the cost of care for your patients, which — if those patterns continue into 2019 — could lead to penalties under MIPS.

10/16/2017

Of the 82 CPT codes that are to be cleared out as part of the latest CPT changes, two popular codes slated for deletion may especially have an effect on your revenue if you’re not paying attention.

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