Awareness : Did You Know? 2018

Did You Know? Weekly Educational Series #5

Change request (CR) 10318 makes coding and clarifying adjustments to NCDs 20.5, 110.18, 110.21, 150.3, 190.1, 190.11, 210.3, 210.4.1, 210.6, 220.4, 220.6.17, and 250.4. This article was revised on March 1, 2018, to reflect an updated CR, which corrected instructions in business requirement 7 (NCD 210.3). [MM10473]
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For The Week of March 5, 2018

Did You Know? Weekly Educational Series #4

Timeliness of Documentation by the rendering/billing provider for Medicaid has been revised from within 24 hours to within 2 business days from the date and time the service was rendered.
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For The Week of February 26, 2018

Did You Know? Weekly Educational Series #3

Replacement of mammography codes, waiver of coinsurance, deductible for preventive and other services, addition of anesthesia and prolonged preventive services
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For The Week of February 19, 2018

Did You Know? Weekly Educational Series #2

Any contribution and participation of a student to the performance of a billable service (other than the review of systems and/or past family/social history which are not separately billable, but are taken as part of an E/M service) must be performed in the physical presence of a teaching physician or physical presence of a resident in a service meeting the requirements set forth in this section for teaching physician billing.
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For The Week of February 4, 2018

Did You Know? Weekly Educational Series #1

Please refer to the booklet when reviewing major joint replacement (Hip or Knee)
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For The Week of January 22, 2018