The Medical Learning Network provides coverage guidance, which should be documented, for home health services.
Regarding inadequate physician certification/re-certification
Physicians or Medicare allowed NPPs must certify that:Read More
On February 9, 2018, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 was signed into law. There were some changes which will affect Medicare payments. The following is a brief summary, for a more comprehensive summary see the References.Read More
There were 13 new modifiers released in 2018, be sure you are using them if appropriate. The five new HCPCS modifiers or the "X" modifiers are used for voluntary reporting and do not change the meaning of the procedure being reported. These are used for MACRA patient relationship categories and codes.Read More
Have you ever had a patient take more time with the provider than they were scheduled for? Do you understand which codes to report and the rules that govern them to allow for better reimbursement?Read More