Bronchial thermoplasty is a well-studied treatment for patients with very severe asthma who continue to be symptomatic despite maximal medical trea
January 1, 2015
As the implementation of ICD-10 is only six months away, now is the time to assess your readiness for the change and think about how this new syste
March 16, 2015
NCCI edits: billing for pulmonary function tests and consultations on the same day
March 30, 2015
Modifier -59 is not only the most used modifier, but it’s also one of the most abused.
April 6, 2015
Medicare (CMS) believes that in order to capture and/or share patient data efficiently, providers will need an electronic health record (EHR) that
April 13, 2015
On April 14, the United States Senate joined the House of Representatives in overwhelmingly approving H.R.
April 17, 2015
Since August 1, 2013, the Physician Payments Sunshine Act (Sunshine Act) has required manufacturers of drugs, medical devices and biologicals used
April 27, 2015
You may recall that the public couldn’t learn what was in “Obamacare” until the bill was passed.
June 8, 2015
Last week we began a summary of additional parts of the SGR bill.
June 15, 2015
On 12:01 a.m. on Oct.
June 22, 2015