Payment and Coding

Recent Articles

Dec 11, 2017

To meet the 2017 reporting deadline, physicians must report on at least one patient and one measure by Dec. 31 and submit to Medicare no later than Feb. 28 to avoid a payment penalty in 2019.

Dec 05, 2017

Physician advocacy regarding the time and administrative burden of the Quality Payment Program is having an impact.

Dec 04, 2017

Processing prior-authorization requests is among a medical practice’s top administrative burdens, but steps are being taken to reduce the problem.

Nov 15, 2017

The Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems and other quality assessments should account for social-risk factors.

Nov 14, 2017

Physicians called for simplicity, flexibility, stability in Medicare QPP and it appears CMS is listening. But it's not all thumbs up in the final rule.