Medicare Improper Payment Report for Chiropractic (2019)

Medicare Improper Payment Report for Chiropractic (2019)

CMS audits claims on an annual basis to identify improper payments. These improper payments do not measure fraud. Rather, they estimate the share of payments that did not meet Medicare coverage, coding, and billing rules. In the most recent Improper Payment Report by specialty, chiropractic has the highest Part B improper payment ...
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ICD-10-CM 2021 Coding Updates for Chiropractic

ICD-10-CM 2021 Coding Updates for Chiropractic

October 1st is just around the corner and that means it’s time for updates to the ICD-10-CM code set. This year there are some interesting changes such as a new headache type, new codes related to TMJ, several new codes for reporting accidents involving micro-mobility devices (e.g., hoverboard), and some other changes.
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More COVID-19 Codes Added as of September 8, 2020

More COVID-19 Codes Added as of September 8, 2020

The American Medical Association (AMA) recently announced the addition of two more CPT codes in relation to COVID and the Public Health Emergency (PHE). Codes 99702 and 86413 were posted to the AMA website on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 and new guidelines have been added as well.
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Not Following the Rules Costs Chiropractor $5 Million

Not Following the Rules Costs Chiropractor $5 Million

Every healthcare office needs to know and understand the rules that apply to billing services and supplies. What lessons can we learn from the mistakes of others? What if we have made the same mistake?
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Impact of 2021 Proposed Medicare Fee Schedule on Chiropractic Offices

Impact of 2021 Proposed Medicare Fee Schedule on Chiropractic Offices

On August 3, 2020, the proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for 2021 was released. This 1,355 page document includes some sweeping changes to the Medicare program. There are a few items in particular which should be noted by chiropractic offices.
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New ABN Form is Here

New ABN Form is Here

The anticipated changes to the Advanced Beneficiary Notice of Non-coverage (ABN) Form (CMS-R-131) have arrived. This important form is issued to the patient or client by providers, physicians, practitioners, and suppliers in situations where Medicare payment is expected to be denied. You can begin using the new ABN immediately if you so wish. However, it becomes mandatory on August 31, 2020.
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Nutritional Biohacking

Nutritional Biohacking

Presented by Brandy Brimhall CPC, CMCO, CCCPC, CMCO, CPMA June 23, 2020 Tuesday @ 10:15 AM PT, 11:15 AM MT, 12:15 PM CT, 1:15 PM ET Providers are often seeking protocols and methods that can improve patients' state of health, improve success rate for more difficult cases, and to give...
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Watch for Payer Telehealth Coverage Changes

Watch for Payer Telehealth Coverage Changes

As our country moves forward with a phased approach to reopening, be sure to pay close attention to individual payer policies regarding how long these changes will remain in effect. Keep in mind that private payer, federal programs (Medicare, Medicaid), and Medicare Advantage plans can all have different timelines as well as different coverage.
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