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.

Unraveling the Mystery Behind the New Urine Drug Screen Test Codes

By Leslie Johnson, CCS-P, CPC

 

As you might be aware, CMS does not recognize the 80101/80102 codes any longer. HCPCS code G0430 was deleted and was actually broken out into new categories with G0431 and G0434 more accurately describing the work involved in collecting and testing the urine samples.

 In 2011, G0431's descriptor was changed to: "Drug screen, qualitative; multiple drug classes by high complexity test method (e.g.

AMA Publishes Free Resource for Medicare Preventive Services

From AMA Practice Management Alerts: 

Free AMA resource helps physicians put prevention into practice for Medicare patients

New law limits "creditors" subject to Red Flags Rule

New law limits "creditors" subject to Red Flags Rule

 

Many physicians will avoid being subject to the Red Flags Rule enforcement date because a new law, the Red Flag Program Clarification Act of 2010, limits the d