The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has once again issued emergency instructions for providers and suppliers who submit claims to Medicare Administrative Contractors. The interim processes are applicable to beneficiaries who were affected by the November 30th Alaska earthquake.
As part of recently announced changes to Medicare requirements, covered in our earlier blog, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services proposed collapsing the current Medicare billing structure for Evaluation and Management Services from 5 levels to 2.
Because President Trump declared that an emergency existed in Florida on October 9, 2018 and in Georgia on October 10, both as a result of the disastrous Hurricane Michael, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) authorized waivers in impacted areas of both states.
If you are a Medicare provider, you know that you must periodically revalidate your enrollment information with Medicare. This process can be a bit complicated, and we frequently receive revalidation questions from our clients.
In an effort to make it easier for doctors to enroll in Medicare and Medicaid, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is launching a pilot program designed to streamline the screening process.
Although an on-site visit by CMS is nothing to worry about for legitimate health care businesses that are fully compliant with Medicare requirements, you should still be on your toes to ensure that nothing goes wrong.