CMS Publishes 3 New Preventive Service Charts

 

 

Three new Medicare-covered preventive services quick reference charts

• The ABCs of Providing the Initial Preventive Physical Examination quick reference chart provides Medicare fee-for-service

Free ICD-10 Code-a-thon: AAPC & CMS

Free ICD-10 code-a-thon with AAPC and CMS: Get answers to your coding questions

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is collaborating with the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) on a “code-a-thon” event to help physicians and other health care providers and industry professionals prepare for the ICD-10 transition.

Cigna Gov't Services (Medicare) ACQUIRED by BCBS of SC

 

 

COLUMBIA, S.C. — BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina has signed an agreement to purchase Cigna Government Services as part of a strategy to build on its government business line, a spokesperson for the giant insurer confirmed March 28.

Red Flags Rule update: court rules on definition of “creditor” - MGMA Washington Connexion

Red Flags Rule update: court rules on definition of “creditor”

 

In the latest development in the long debate over enforcement of the Red Flags Rule, the

MGMA urges CMS to modify e-prescribing penalty process - From MGMA Washington Connexion

MGMA urges CMS to modify e-prescribing penalty process

Cigna Gov't Services (Medicare) Corrects Preventive Services Table

Part B Announcements from CIGNA Government Services

Correction to the Preventive Services Table for CPT Codes 90471 and 90472 - Please note that a correction has been issued by CMS to the Preventive Services Table (via Change Request #7012), with specific regard to CPT codes 90471 and 90472.