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Your Medical Documentation Matters – Centers for Medicare …

Dec 20, 2015 … The ED physician contacted the hospitalist immediately. … CPT only copyright
2016 American Medical Association. …. A discharge summary is a Medicaid
requirement and includes the patient outcome after hospitalization, …

Stage 2 Toolkit – Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Oct 1, 2012 … progress to Stage 2 criteria after two program years under the Stage 1 criteria. …
2016. 1. 1. 2. 2. 3. 3. 2017. 1. 1. 2. 2. 3. Note that providers who ….. Physician
Quality Reporting System EHR Incentive Program Pilot for EPs.

ICD 10 Myths & Facts – Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

The compliance date for implementation of ICD-10-CM/PCS is October 1, … for
diagnosis reporting with dates of service, or dates of discharge for …. On October
1, 2016, regular updates to ICD-10 will resume. … CPT and HCPCS codes,
including CPT/HCPCS modifiers for physician … intended to be a general
summary.

Home Health Medicare Billing Codes Sheet – CGS

Clinic or Physician's Office. 4. Transfer … 61 Discharge/transfer to hospital-based
Medicare approved … Note: The codes listed on this billing codes sheet
represent those most frequently … NOTE: Not valid for visits made on or after 1/1/
2016.

Proposed Rule – U.S. Government Printing Office

Nov 3, 2015 … Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Revisions to Requirements for. Discharge
Planning for … than 5 p.m. on January 4, 2016. ADDRESSES: In …. PA Physician
Assistant … Discharge or Transfer Summary Content. (Proposed …

drafted comments – National Association for Home Care & Hospice

the discharge/transfer summary contents, and the burden estimate. GENERAL …
that in 2016 alone will reduce base rates by approximately 4.3%. … CMS
proposes to require that the physician responsible for the home health plan of
care be.

Summary of the Proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Rule …

CY 2014 proposed rule, CMS sought to mitigate the impact of some of the
potentially … establishing the PE RVUs for physician fee schedule (PFS) services
. This …. and visits following discharge from hospitals and skilled nursing facilities
; … 2016. CMS would include proposed values for all new, revised, and
potentially.

Revisions to Requirements for Discharge Planning – American …

6 days ago … January 4, 2016 … (CMS) proposed rule on revisions to requirements for
discharge planning for hospitals, …. elements currently required in summary of
care reports that support transitions of care in the …. For HHAs, CMS would
require that the physician responsible for the home health plan of care be.

Observation Care Evaluation and Management Codes Policy (R0115)

Mar 11, 2015 … Number. 2016R0115A. Annual … (a/k/a CMS-1500) or its electronic equivalent or
its successor form. This policy … observation, nursing notes, and progress notes
prepared by the physician while the patient was in observation …

Medicare & You – Medicare.gov

Oct 1, 2015 … Sign up at Medicare.gov/gopaperless to get your future. “Medicare …. Note: The
page numbers shown in boldprovide the most detailed information. A ….. The
2016 Medicare premium and deductible amounts weren't … Services from
doctors and other health care providers …. discharged and you disagree).

NHSN Key Terms – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Jan 1, 2016 … January 2016. 16 -1 … Physician documentation of antimicrobial treatment for site
-specific infection. … (e.g., death/discharge note, autopsy report, etc.). … Only in-
plan data are submitted to CMS in accordance with CMS's.

Calendar Year 2014 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule …

payment system that will use a VBPM to adjust Medicare physician fee schedule
… A Medicare Spending per Beneficiary Measure will also be used in 2016 …
Summary of Final PQRS Measures: For 2014, CMS is adding 57 new individual
… Measure #257 Statin Therapy at Discharge after Lower Extremity Bypass (LEB)
:.

comments – American Academy of Neurology

Sep 2, 2015 … Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2016 … Medicare &
Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding the Proposed Rule entitled … This letter
includes the AAN's recommendations, comments, and questions ….. Rehab/
Anticoagulant therapy prescribed for atrial fibrillation at discharge.

Read a sample issue of Report on Medicare Compliance – AIS Health

Sep 7, 2015 … HHS possibly won't take effect until the spring of 2016, but the pending changes
and current audits … Altering notes improperly is only one way that hospitals may
undermine the in- tegrity of …. its current form. “They may not have to flag all
discharge … Medicare physician fee schedule, which was published.

Summary of 2016 Medicare Advantage Final Rate Notice and Call …

Apr 10, 2015 … CMS released the 2016 Final Rate Notice and Call Letter (Final Notice) on April 6
, 2015. …. Section F. CMS-HCC Risk Adjustment Model for CY 2016. ….. Re-
tabulate physician claims with the most current (i.e., CY 2015) Geographic
Practice Cost Index. ….. Medication Reconciliation Post Discharge.

CMS HOSPITAL CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION (COPS) 2015

UR plan and UR committee with at least two physician … On hold right now and
in proposed 2016 IPPS CMS states ….. Hospital Discharge Summary Form. 94 …

Physician Quality Reporting System What Neurosurgeons Need to …

Medicare incentive payments to physicians who reported quality measure data to
the Centers for Medicare … -2.0% in 2016. -2.0% in 2017 … Note that PQRS
participation is not limited to physicians. …. antithrombotic therapy at discharge.

Physician Value-Based Payment Modifier What is the Value-Based …

Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) based upon the quality of care
furnished compared to cost … In 2016, the modifier will apply to physicians in
groups of 10 or more EPs based on 2014 … Note: The VBM will only affect
physician payments despite the inclusion of other …. days post-discharge with
certain exclusions.

DETAILED SUMMARY CY2014 PHYSICIAN FEE SCHEDULE …

CMS has made the following proposals for Physician Compare for CY 2014+: 1.
….. Table 25: Summary of Proposals for the 2016 PQRS Payment Adjustment: …..
Rate of Major Complications (Discharged to Home by Post- Operative Day #2) …

2016 HEDIS®/QRS/QARR/EES Physician Documentation …

Note: Administrative codes and documentation requirements are drawn from
2015 Healthcare Effectiveness Data and … 2016 HEDIS®/QRS/QARR/EES
Physician Documentation Guidelines and Administrative Codes … ICD-9-CM:
466.0 without antibiotic prescription dispensed … of acute inpatient discharge/ED
encounter.

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Private-Sector Hospital Discharge Tools, January 2015

Samples of hospital discharge planning tools that strive to improve transitions to
… Contents: Executive Summary . ….. in October 2016. The IMPACT Act also …

Summary of 2016 Medicare Advantage Final Rate Notice and Call …

Apr 10, 2015 … CMS released the 2016 Final Rate Notice and Call Letter (Final Notice) on April 6
, 2015. … Summary of 2016 Medicare Advantage Final Notice & Call Letter. Table
of Contents …… Medication Reconciliation Post Discharge.

HPA Summary of the FY 2016 IPPS Final Rule – AAMC

Jul 31, 2015 … A. Inpatient Hospital Operating Update for FY 2016. 4. B. Payment … F. Proposals
Related to the LTCH Discharge Payment Percentage. 115.

2016 Summary of Benefits – Health Net

2016 Summary of. Benefits … This booklet gives you a summary of what we cover
and what you pay. … You have choices about how to get your Medicare benefits
….. immunosuppressive drugs following discharge after an approved transplant).

CMS Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR …

Oct 8, 2015 … only intended to be a general summary. It is not … 2017. 2018. *Some alternate
exclusions remain in 2016 for Stage 1 providers …. Eligible Hospital/CAH
Measure: More than 10 percent of hospital discharge medication orders …

CMS 2016 Call Letter Draft Summary – The Myers Group

Feb 20, 2015 … Key Points about Star Ratings from the CMS 2016 Draft Call Letter. On February
… TMG has put together the following summary of the 2016 Draft Call Letter
portion of …. Medication Reconciliation Post Discharge. ▫ NCQA is …

drafted comments – National Association for Home Care & Hospice

Medicare home health and hospice beneficiaries each year. NAHC supports
CMS' aim to … the discharge/transfer summary contents, and the burden estimate
. GENERAL … that in 2016 alone will reduce base rates by approximately 4.3%.

Summary of the Proposed FFY 2016 Medicare Hospital Inpatient Rule

A brief summary of the major hospital IPPS sections of the proposed rule is
provided below. … adjustment of -0.8% to the federal operating rate in FFY 2016.
….. report data; reconcile UCC per-discharge payment to ensure value paid out …

Summary of Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System for

Quality-Based Payment Policies – FYs 2016 and Beyond. 15 … A brief summary
of the major hospital IPPS sections of the final rule is provided below. Program.

HEDIS 2016 Measures – NCQA

Applicable to: Changes to HEDIS 2016. Commercial. Medicaid. Medicare …
HEDIS 2016 Summary Table of Measures, Product Lines and Changes (
continued) … Clarified when to use admission or discharge dates when
determining Negative …

C-CDA – HealthIT.gov

CMS: Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Stage 2. • outlines …..
The Discharge Summary is a document that is a synopsis of a patient's admission
 …

HMO 2016 Summary of Benefits – BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

December 31, 2016. This booklet … benefits by joining a Medicare health plan …
a summary of what BlueChoice (HMO) and ….. ends when you are discharged.

U2134 UFS MN SB – 2016.indd – UCare

H2459_090315 CMS Accepted (09082015). 2016. Summary of Benefits …
joining a Medicare health plan (such as UCare for. Seniors …… ends with
discharge.

Important RMHP Pharmacy Change for 2016 – Rocky Mountain …

Oct 1, 2015 … Inpatient hospital claims are based on date of discharge. If a patient was … 2016
ICD-10-CM valid codes and code titles is posted on the CMS website at http://
www.cms.gov/ … include the cover letter/summary of changes and …

Summary of Infection Prevention Issues in the Centers for Medicare …

za immunization status and were vaccinated prior to discharge if appropriate. … o
Adopt for FY 2016 Surgical Site Infection (Colon Surgery and Abdominal …

PPO – Memorial Hermann Health Solutions

2016 Summary of Benefits … January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2016 … 1 Our plan
members get all of the benefits covered by Original Medicare. ….. will be initiated
immediately (e.g. within 1 week) of a member's discharge and provided on a.

HMO Prime No Rx – Tufts Health Plan Medicare Preferred

The table below compares the 2015 costs and 2016 costs for Tufts Medicare
Preferred HMO … Please note this is only a summary of changes. It is ….
discharge.

MAPD Option 2 Benefit Summary 2016 – Smart Union

2016 Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug Plan 2. The Sheet Metal …
Advantage Prescription Drug Plan to its Medicare eligible retired members and
dependents. Benefit … integrated acute and chronic care, home visits, discharge
planning …

VBP fact sheet 2016 – Stratis Health

Oct 1, 2012 … The VBP program has 24 measures for FY 2016. … score awarded to a hospital
for each measure or dimension is the higher of these two …

2016 Forever Blue Medicare PPO – BSNENY

a Medicare Advantage Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) offered by … This
Summary of Benefits booklet gives you a summary of what Forever Blue
Medicare ….. discharge date, they are still considered to be in the same benefit
period.

when to bill 99363 discharge

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Code Bundling Rules Not Addressed in ClaimCheck ® or Correct …

Jan 5, 2010 … 9/2016. Description. Professional services are identified with … Participating
providers cannot balance bill members for these …. should be billed with another
code, such as an observation care discharge, observation follow up, or an …
99116, 99135, 99288, 99339, 99340, 99363, 99364, 99366, 99367, …

CCCC and TCM code – Washington State Medical Association

Anticoagulant management: 99363, 99364. • Medical team … the physician
billing for TCM, an E/M code provided on the day of discharge, when a discharge.

Letter to CMS on Proposed 2016 MPFS – August 26, 2015

Aug 26, 2015 … To improve the final 2016 Medicare physician fee schedule rule, in summary the
AAFP: …. Practices that are participating in a representative sample will know
when they bill …. Anticoagulation management, 99363-99364 ….. eliminate the
staff time for discharge day management in the facility setting, and …

September 8, 2015 Andrew M. Slavitt Acting Administrator Centers …

Sep 8, 2015 … the CY 2016 physician fee schedule proposed rule as published in the Federal …
diagnosis and treatment of patients, and who bill Medicare for the ….. Specific
examples relevant to cardiovascular patients are codes 99363 and 99364 for ….
patient seen in the office within a week of hospital discharge.

Payment Methods for Physician & Other Services – Department of …

Jan 1, 2013 … Medicaid discharges during the hospital's fiscal year ending after June 30, 1993
… from July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016, the amount of reimbursement …..
must bill the appropriate CPT procedure code with the modifier “GT” … 99361;
99362; 99363; 99364; 99365; 99366; 99367; 99368; 99369; 99370;.

Telemedicine and Telehealth – Excellus BlueCross BlueShield

Observation care discharge day management … 99363-99364 Anticoagulant
management for an outpatient taking warfarin, physician review and …. As of
January 1, 2016, the following definitions apply for Medicaid purposes: ….
Exclusions: The provider cannot bill for telehealth services provided to patients
who have …

Health Evidence Review Commission's Value-based … – Oregon.gov

Nov 13, 2014 … PhRMA; Bill Struyk, Johnson &Johnson; Paul Neilsen, Astra Zeneca (
Medimmune); …. physicians are hesitant to discharge patients without these
devices, as there is ….. GUIDELINE NOTE 43, LYMPHEDEMA (Effective January
1, 2016) …. 99363-. 99364. Anticoagulant management for an outpatient taking.

Code Bundling Rules Not Addressed in ClaimCheck® or Correct …

Jan 5, 2010 … 9/2016. Description. Professional services are identified with … Participating
providers cannot balance bill members for these …. should be billed with another
code, such as an observation care discharge, observation follow up, or an …
99116, 99135, 99288, 99339, 99340, 99363, 99364, 99366, 99367, …

CCCC and TCM code – Washington State Medical Association

Anticoagulant management: 99363, 99364. • Medical team … the physician
billing for TCM, an E/M code provided on the day of discharge, when a discharge.

Letter to CMS on Proposed 2016 MPFS – August 26, 2015

Aug 26, 2015 … To improve the final 2016 Medicare physician fee schedule rule, in summary the
AAFP: …. Practices that are participating in a representative sample will know
when they bill …. Anticoagulation management, 99363-99364 ….. eliminate the
staff time for discharge day management in the facility setting, and …

September 8, 2015 Andrew M. Slavitt Acting Administrator Centers …

Sep 8, 2015 … the CY 2016 physician fee schedule proposed rule as published in the Federal …
diagnosis and treatment of patients, and who bill Medicare for the ….. Specific
examples relevant to cardiovascular patients are codes 99363 and 99364 for ….
patient seen in the office within a week of hospital discharge.

Payment Methods for Physician & Other Services – Department of …

Jan 1, 2013 … Medicaid discharges during the hospital's fiscal year ending after June 30, 1993
… from July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016, the amount of reimbursement …..
must bill the appropriate CPT procedure code with the modifier “GT” … 99361;
99362; 99363; 99364; 99365; 99366; 99367; 99368; 99369; 99370;.

Telemedicine and Telehealth – Excellus BlueCross BlueShield

Observation care discharge day management … 99363-99364 Anticoagulant
management for an outpatient taking warfarin, physician review and …. As of
January 1, 2016, the following definitions apply for Medicaid purposes: ….
Exclusions: The provider cannot bill for telehealth services provided to patients
who have …

Health Evidence Review Commission's Value-based … – Oregon.gov

Nov 13, 2014 … PhRMA; Bill Struyk, Johnson &Johnson; Paul Neilsen, Astra Zeneca (
Medimmune); …. physicians are hesitant to discharge patients without these
devices, as there is ….. GUIDELINE NOTE 43, LYMPHEDEMA (Effective January
1, 2016) …. 99363-. 99364. Anticoagulant management for an outpatient taking.

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