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Big news in CMS Proposed Rule!
Webinar – August 16th @ 12:00 (EST)
Join us for this 60 minute webinar where Betsy will discuss proposed changes in the 2019 Physician Fee Schedule Rules. Find out which changes may affect your practice, and how you can comment on them. CEUs available → Register Now
Behavioral counseling for obesity, HCPCS code G0447
Medicare pays for behavioral counseling for obesity when certain criteria are met. Those criteria, including documentation guidelines, frequency limits, place of service requirements and more are covered in this article. Read more
Changes in HCC diagnosis coding from V22 to V23: what you need to know
Once each year, Medicare announces changes in rates and coding related to the HCC model. There were no changes in 2017. This article reviews the changes implemented for 2018. If your practice provides services related to chronic kidney disease, mental health disorders, and/or substance abuse disorders, these changes may affecct your practice. Read more
Smoking cessation coding
Does your practice provide counseling for smoking cessation? There are two CPT codes for this service, 99406 and 99407. This article covers the codes, documentation requirements, bundling, frequency for Medicare patients, and more. Read More
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