Tag Archives: Medical Billing

FAQs from “JW Modifier and SAD Demystified” Webinars

Questions on New CMS Pharmaceutical Policies “Finally Friday!” hosted a presentation by Bill Malm on Friday, May 20, providing an educational review of the newest Transmittals concerning the reporting and billing of drug wastage and so-called “self-administered drugs” (SAD). The … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” Review of CMS’ JW Modifier and SAD Billing Policies

FRIDAY May 27, 2016: “All Things Pharmaceutical“ We’ve Now Split this 90-Minute Presentation into Two Videos Click here to Jump Down to the Videos Get the FAQs Document Get the Handouts Get the Handouts Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, … Continue reading

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Via: Congress Requests Increased Medicaid Oversight by States

States may add more oversight to Medicaid billing, particularly for managed care. Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad (R) recently promised to “carefully consider an agreement hammered out by Iowa legislators late last week that creates enhanced oversight of the state’s Medicaid … Continue reading

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Via: Report: Medicare Overbilling Costing About $40 Billion Annually

A new report alleges that improper payments are costing the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) billions of dollars, annually. Some observers are concerned that Medicare could become bankrupt unless immediate action is taken to correct these rising rates. … Continue reading

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Medical Billing Types & the Codes Used for Them

The subject keeps coming up, so I decided to create a bill type list and post it for easy reference. This is NOT INTENDED to be a comprehensive explanation of all the bill types. That is beyond the scope of … Continue reading

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