More Pay Medicare released another round of telehealth updates last week. The good news: they’re increasing pay! The reimbursement for the telephone-only 99441 – 99443 CPT codes increased from $14-$41 to $46-$110. This update is retroactive to March 1st, 2020. These codes represent 5-10 minutes, 11-20 minutes, and 21-30 minutes respectively. The description of this… Continue Reading
The CARES Act created a fund to cover uninsured COVID-19 patients. It is, “subject to availability.” Claims can be submitted to this fund starting on May 6th, 2020. Our intent is for your claims to be the first submitted. We need your help to make this happen. The program requires: You to be registered through… Continue Reading
Kafkaesque: “having a nightmarishly complex, bizarre, or illogical quality. e.g. Kafkaesque bureaucratic delays.” We have a few updates on the Provider Relief Fund to share: $20,000,000,000 Disbursement to Start Tomorrow In contrast to the first 30 billion dollars, which was split up based on your share of Medicare billing, the split for this next 20… Continue Reading
We released a new document upload tool. Our intent was to gradually roll it out and gently sunset our old EMR document upload tool. Then, a windows update broke the old application. So… our timeline got expedited. Oh, life! The new tool is much more flexible and lightweight than the old one. It pairs with… Continue Reading
The White House made 100 billion dollars available for providers like you through the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund. Every facility and provider that received Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) reimbursements in 2019 is eligible to receive a portion of the first 30 billion dollars of this program. 26 billion of this 30 was paid out on… Continue Reading
Alcohol and depression screenings can no longer be billed on the same day. To get these paid, they need to be billed on two different dates of service. Unfortunately, insurances have recently started following this edit. (You can contact us on… Continue Reading
It’s hard to believe it is already flu shot season! If you haven’t already, please let us know which flu shots you’re injecting so we can update your superbills accordingly. The simplest way to do this is to just email a picture of your flu shot box to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are excited to announce that you can now ePrescribe Controlled Substances through Claimpower! Enabling this in your account requires some setup. It will take roughly thirty minutes of a doctor’s time to complete the identity proofing and to register for the necessary two-factor authentication. EPCS costs $150/ provider / year in addition to the… Continue Reading
So, please don’t bill a screening or a counseling code with a preventative medicine code for UHC Community Plan. You will have to do it again on a different date of service to get paid for it. Specifically, this includes both initial and periodic preventative medicine evaluation codes (99381-99387, 99391-99397) The screening services that would… Continue Reading
We made a new patient queue! We will be rolling it out over the next week. We think it’ll make your life much better and save you lots of clicks. You can now access many parts of the EMR straight from the queue. We welcome your feedback.