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You’re going to get a break when you use a distinct procedure modifier such as 59 or XS to unbundle a coding edit for a Medicare claim.
Longtime watchers of Medicare’s Correct Coding Initiative (CCI) were shocked to see a note recently on the CMS website that Medicare’s long-time CCI contractor, Carmel, Ind.-based Correct Coding Solutions LLC, is taking itself out of the claims-processing software business after 23 years.
A story in today’s Part B News looks at the outrageous provider kickbacks uncovered in the current trial of several Insys Therapeutics executives, and how you can make sure nothing like that happens where you work. In this blog post, three of our contributors have further thought on the matter.
Details of an EHR vendor's settlement may leave you feeling like it's Groundhog Day.
Improper claims for specimen validity testing may be the latest compliance risk associated with urine drug tests.

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