Payment and Coding

Recent Articles

Feb 02, 2017

The Quality Payment Program allows physicians to not only participate in alternative payment models, but to engage in their development.

Jan 30, 2017

New details on the time physicians and staff pour into completing prior-authorization requests that delay and disrupt patient care.

Jan 25, 2017

The AMA and other health care associations offer a comprehensive plan to simplify the protocols that gobble up time and can disrupt patient care.

Jan 17, 2017

The AMA brings to light a coding-update glitch that could have led to unfairly applied penalties.

Dec 16, 2016

From historic Medicare payment changes to a modernized AMA Code of Medical Ethics, these resources can assist doctors faced with difficult decisions.