Revenue CycleSafeguard Reimbursement: Coding Teams to See Outpatient Reporting Changes
The American Medical Association (AMA) recently detailed coding changes for evaluation and management reporting.
Revenue CycleOutpatient Visit Bills are Increasing in Intensity Levels
Claims across physician offices, urgent care centers, and emergency departments have trended towards higher level codes.
Revenue Cycle'Significant Ramifications': Medical Group Opposes HCC Coding Changes
"Modifying the HCC model is not a simple technical update or revision," the AMGA says.
PayerProviders, Not Just Payers, Push Back Against Medicare Advantage Pay Rule
Both sides have raised concerns to CMS over the ramifications of the Medicare Advantage (MA) advance notice rule.
Revenue Cycle54 New Procedure Codes Released for 2023
The AMA and CMS recently released new procedure codes for both your inpatient and outpatient coding teams.
Revenue CycleIntellectualize 2023 CPT code changes for integumentary procedures
The American Medical Association's (AMA) update to the 2023 CPT code set has brought three code additions, one revision, and...
Revenue CycleThe Useful 5: Regulatory Roundup for Rev Cycle Leaders
HealthLeaders' regulatory round up series highlights five essential governing updates that cover every aspect of the revenue cycle that leaders...
Revenue CycleLots of losers, though few standouts, in 2023 winners-and-losers code tally
The Part B professional fee payment for the delayed creation of an exit site for an embedded catheter (49436) has...
Revenue CycleFirearm Intent Discrepancies Found in Revenue Cycle Discharge Data
A recent study found a "predominant misclassification problem" with firearm injury intent in hospital discharge data.
Revenue CycleMost Disputed Claims Included Emergency Department Codes, Says IDR Report
Within the independent dispute resolution (IDR) process of the No Surprises Act, one set of codes encompassed 66% of disputes.
Revenue CycleNew CPT codes approved for bivalent COVID-19 vaccines for young children
The American Medical Association (AMA) released four new Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) codes for bivalent COVID-19 vaccines for young children....
Revenue CycleCDC Releases New Diagnosis Codes for 2023 With a Focus on SDOH
On April 1, your revenue cycle will have additional diagnosis code options to further capture social determinants of health.