Healthcare Industry Articles

Welcome to our news and healthcare industry updates. Here you will find information relevant to medical billing and coding, including important news and updates from AMA, CMS, and other Medical industry authoritative resources.

Please check back frequently as new updates are made bi-monthly.

Answering your Telemedicine questions for 2018

February 9, 2018

There are a lot of questions about Telemedicine for the new year. Here are some frequently asked questions and/or statements about the service.

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Should you consider outsourcing your billing?

February 5, 2018

Below is a starting point of your billing service checklist. Make sure you receive answers to these questions from your potential new billing company before you sign a contract and …

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Healthcare and Telemedicine

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) mandated Telehealth Medicare reimbursement for specific Telemedicine/Telehealth services

November 21, 2017

A recent news release from AMA regarding the use of Telemedicine states: Telehealth and Telemedicine are another stage in the ongoing evolution in new models for┬áthe delivery of care and …

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Notice Served! CMS mandates transparency for Observation to Inpatient for Patients

July 8, 2014

CMS issued a late update to the Medicare Part B Deductible that was posted to the CMS web site on 01/02/2017 Part B deductible & coinsurance 2017 will bring a …

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