Revenue CycleAMA Announces New CPT Code for Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 Vaccine
The AMA also created a new HCPCS Level II code for the vaccine's administration.
Revenue CycleWhat Rev Cycles Need to Know About the No Surprises Act
The No Surprises Act goes into effect January 1, 2022, and protects patients from surprise medical bills and establishes an...
Revenue CycleReporting Stroke, Seizure in ICD-10-CM Without Pre-existing Disorder
Seizures do not get classified as epilepsy unless the seizures are recurrent.
Revenue CycleArbitration It Is. But How to Decide Who Wins in Surprising Billing Disputes?
A new Health Affairs study compares arbitration outcomes in New Jersey to relevant benchmarks.
Revenue CycleCMS to Reprocess 2019 Claims for Certain Excepted Off-campus Provider-based Department Services at Lower Payment
This is the latest chapter in a long-running dispute about CMS? authority to reduce payment for services provided at excepted...
Revenue CycleAMA Announces Free Tool for Reporting COVID-19 Immunizations
The new tool allows providers to determine appropriate CPT/HCPCS codes for COVID-19 immunizations by inputting information on the vaccine manufacturer...
Revenue CycleSelecting the Right Credentialing Software
Here are some tips for pinpointing specific organizational needs, choosing the right vendor, and earning buy-in from organization leadership.
Revenue CycleQuerying for Acute Respiratory Failure
In addition to traditional clinical validation queries, we've also had a great deal of success with queries for conflicting documentation....
Revenue CycleICD-10-CM Coding for Ectopic Pregnancies
An ectopic pregnancy is reported using an ICD-10-CM code from category O00.- (ectopic pregnancy), which is divided into five subcategories.
Revenue CycleUHC: Some Prior Authorization Requirements Temporarily Suspended
The temporary suspension affects facilities in UHC?s Medicare Advantage, Medicaid, individual, and group health plans and is retroactively effective December...
Revenue Cycle2021 CPT/HCPCS Therapy Update Expands Reimbursement for Certain Telehealth Services
CMS added 144 services to its list of physician telehealth services that will continue to be covered beyond the end...
Revenue Cycle4 Takeaways From the First Days of the CMS Price Transparency Rule
Becky Greenfield, a partner with Wolfe Pincavage, provides an early temperature check on hospital compliance with CMS' price transparency mandate...