Telehealth Updates

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

CARES Act Provider Relief

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

UHC Community Plan Will Not Pay Screening nor Counseling Codes with a Preventative Medicine Code

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

New Patient Queue

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.