Is Your Practice ready for the end of the “grace period for ICD-10” on October 1, 2016? Is your billing and documentation ready for the ICD-10 Storm? Practices that submit unspecified ICD-10 codes after October 1, 2016 may experience an increase in claims rejections. That equates to payment delays and decreases to your reimbursement. What […]
The end of the “grace period for ICD-10” is on October 1, 2016. Is you’re billing and documentation ready for the ICD-10 Storm? Practices that submit unspecified ICD-10 codes after October 1, 2016 may experience an increase in claims rejections. Rejections mean a decrease and/or delay of payment.
Medical Auditing for Health Care Facilities and Physician practices is a key to being compliant and profitable. Hospitals reported $167 Million by Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs). We can help your practice make sure your documentation includes the correct modifiers, evaluation and management codes and procedures that support medical necessity.
As of October, 1, 2015, providers who fail to use ICD-10 codes will not be paid. Healthcare IT News Editor in Chief, Tom Sullivan stated in an article today, ICD-10 readiness: shaky optimism “Exactly how ready are providers for ICD-10? There are no easy answers. Research published Tuesday morning, in fact, indicates that 85 percent […]
More CMS “End to End” Testing Coming – In addition to the upcoming end-to-end testing week January 26-30, CMS will host additional end-to-end testing opportunities in 2015. As we did with this round of testing, RelayHealth will aggressively pursue the opportunity to be selected for these subsequent rounds. However, please note that beyond submitting an […]