Concerns regarding increasing utilization of non-vascular extremity ultrasound imaging led to the Current Procedural Terminology Editorial Panel to separate a singular billing code into distinct comprehensive and focused examination codes with differential reimbursement.
Category: Billing & Reimbursement
As one of the last steps in its journey to completing a clinically driven revenue cycle, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, formerly Miami Children’s Hospital, can now connect clinical and financial data across the institution.Read More
With the theme “The World of Imagine,” the three-day event hosted by the medical billing solutions provider will provide opportunities for peer learning and sharing of best practices.Read More
The Access to Medical Imaging Coalition and 23 other organizations representing specialty physician societies recently urged Congress to reject any additional Medicare payment reductions for medical imaging services.Read More
Come this October, healthcare providers are going to be drowning in a sea of codes. ICD-10 contains nearly nine times the number of codes as ICD-9, and it is not just the number of codes that should be of concern; it is their specificity. In this article from Healthcare Informatics, a consultant offers advice on how to determine the ICD-10 codes that should matter most to your practice or organization.Read More