The Business of Medicine Newsletter – March 2015
Volume 3, Issue 3
Inside the March issue: Get detailed coding tips for Medicare’s new chronic care management (CCM) codes, see how CMS is reducing RACs audit powers, learn about a new strategy for business insurance, and get answers on how Anthem’s major HIPAA breach affects you and your compliance efforts.
- Chronic care management. This new service will pay you for all the non-billable work your staff does to manage complex chronic patients, but only if you follow the rules.
- RACs being reigned in. CMS has reduced RACs’ audit powers in 2015, but the result is a mixed bag for physicians.
- Captive insurance. Most businesses don’t like paying for insurance, but a new model for business insurance could change your perspective.
- HIPAA breach. A major insurance carrier suffered a high-profile breach recently, but what are the implications for providers? Find out.