CMS is offering the option of obtaining a COVID Exception from reporting for MIPS for 2021, according to the following stated criteria from CMS: Can I Apply for an Extreme and Uncontrollable Circumstances Exception? Yes. If you believe you have been affected by an extreme and uncontrollable circumstance (such as the public health emergency triggered… Continue Reading
Dear Doctor, Please let the Billing Office know which FLU SHOT you will use for the year 2021-2022, If you can also provide the NDC number it will be beneficial. Email this info to email@example.com.
If you use Newcrop to ePrescribe controlled substances, you must create a pin before Wednesday March 10th 9pm CST. The attached shows how. Please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions Click here for instructions on how to update your EPCS pin.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the implementation of six new ICD-10-CM codes to identify conditions related to novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The new codes are: J12.82, Pneumonia due to COVID-19 Pneumonia due to SARS-CoV-2 M35.81, multisystem inflammatory syndrome Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children Pediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome M35.89, other specified systemic involvement… Continue Reading
2021 brings huge updates to the E&M Guidelines for office visits. Here are the most important things to know: These changes only apply to office visits, the guidelines for all other places of service remain unchanged. These changes apply to all payors. The level of Medical Decision Making should guide the level of service billed…. Continue Reading
As of today, Claimpower’s first annual end-of-year survey is open and accepting your responses. The survey should take you no longer than 5 minutes, and will aid us greatly in our mission to provide you with the best service. We ask that you please complete this survey by Saturday, December 12th. Also, please share this… Continue Reading
Dear Doctor, Please let the Billing Office know which FLU SHOT you will use for the year 2020-2021, If you can also provide the NDC number it will be beneficial. Email this info to email@example.com.
We’ve received several reports of Chrome ePrescribe issues. We received this fix from NewCrop: 1) In the chrome browser, search chrome://flags 2) In the Search flags field, type, “Samesite” 3) Select Disabled from the dropdown options for all three of these Samesite options. 4)… Continue Reading
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