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Billing Office Diagnostic Tests in 2010 Becomes More Difficult!

November 2, 2009

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced new billing requirements for all tests...

URGENT UPDATE! Are Your Physicians Enrolled in Medicare's PECOS

November 2, 2009

Update: CMS decided to delay the implementation of this rule until April 5, 2010 instead of January 1,...

Medicare Issues Coding/Billing Guidelines for the H1N1 Vaccine and its Administration

October 1, 2009

NOTE: Medicare will pay for seasonal flu vaccinations even if the vaccinations are rendered earlier in...

New “WIC Food Packages: Time for a Change”!

September 14, 2009

The Indiana WIC food package changes will be implemented on September 28, 2009. These changes will help...

PQRI Teleconference

August 31, 2009

PQRI Teleconference, Private Fee-For-Service (PFFS) Medicare Advantage Request for Chart Reviews, and...

Family Physicians Launch New Campaign: Indiana Continues Aggressive Push To Help Smokers Quit

June 3, 2009

A new and unusual ad campaign is being unveiled this week featuring physicians urging other health care...

Private Fee-For-Service Plans

May 13, 2009

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2009 Update

January 26, 2009

2009 Update - CPT Coding Changes, Implementation of ICD-10, and Medicare Coverage and Fee Schedule Changes...

Get Ready for the 2009 ICD-9 Coding Changes - Examples of New Codes Affecting PCPs

August 13, 2008

Read more here. To see the Complete Listing of the 2009 ICD-9 Coding Changes, please click here.

E-prescribing Info

August 1, 2008

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Changes to the 2008 Fee Schedule Explained

January 3, 2008

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Medicare Coding, Documentation, and Compliance Related to CERT Requests

November 26, 2007

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Indiana Flu and Pneumonia 2007 Reimbursements

September 12, 2007

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Provider Enrollment Revalidation Effort

September 5, 2007

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Billing Services Performed by Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

August 1, 2007

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