Feb 19, 2019, 13:20 PM
How to Check Your Preliminary MIPS Participation Status for 2019
Find your status online via the Quality Payment Program MIPS Participation Status Tool.
Feb 1, 2019, 09:40 AM
Medicare Participation Physicians and Suppliers Directory Is Available Online
The 2019 Medicare Participation Physicians/Suppliers directory is available via the Novitas Solutions website.
Oct 26, 2018, 10:17 AM
Updated Security Risk Assessment Tool Can Help Practices Meet HIPAA & MIPS Requirements
The SRA Tool can be used by small- and medium-sized practices.
Oct 17, 2018, 10:00 AM
CMS Announces 2019 Medicare Premiums and Deductibles
Find the Medicare Parts A and B premiums and deductibles for 2019.
Aug 16, 2018, 11:25 AM
2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposal, MOC, and Telemedicine on the Agenda for PAMED Physician Leaders
Physician leaders addressed the 2019 Medicare PFS proposal, telemedicine, MOC, and more.
Aug 9, 2018, 09:00 AM
CMS Allows Medicare Advantage Plans to Implement Step Therapy Prior Authorization Requirements
MA plans will be able to offer step therapy starting Jan. 1, 2019.
Feb 22, 2018, 07:31 AM
Expanded Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program Begins April 1: What Physicians Should Know
Starting April 1, 2018, eligible Medicare beneficiaries have coverage of Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program services.
Feb 13, 2018, 16:35 PM
CMS Revises Policy on Student Documentation of E&M Services
Effective March 1, 2018, CMS is revising its policy on student documentation of evaluation and management (E&M) services provided to Medicare Part B beneficiaries.
Dec 1, 2017, 12:08 PM
Final 2018 Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule Rates Are Now Available
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has released the 2018 clinical laboratory fee
schedule rates. Here's what you need to know.
Aug 31, 2017, 12:08 PM
New Medicare Flu Vaccine Code
A new influenza virus vaccine code is payable by Medicare effective for claims processed with dates of service on or after Jan. 1, 2018.
May 18, 2017, 18:46 PM
Changes to Medicare Coverage of Hepatitis B Screening: What Physicians Should Know
Medicare now covers screening for Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) infection, effective for services on or after Sept. 28, 2016.
Feb 16, 2017, 19:29 PM
CMS Clarifies Reporting and Returning of Self-Identified Overpayments Requirement for Medicare Parts A and B
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services published a final rule on Feb. 12, 2016, regarding Medicare reporting and returning of self-identified overpayments.