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Medicare’s 2021 E/M Changes: Highlights & Summary

By 2021, Coding and Auditing, Regulatory Compliance
Highlights of Medicare’s 2021 fee schedule final rule Grant Huang, CPC, CPMA Director of Content at DoctorsManagement December 2020 CMS has finally released its Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) final rule. The following summary distills the highlights and who will be most impacted. While some of the provisions will be widely felt across many specialties,...
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The Peril of Policies

By 2020, Coding and Auditing
The Perils of Policies August 28, 2020 | By David Glaser, JD  This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement.   For the compliance-oriented, there is something rewarding about developing policies. It feels like an accomplishment, demonstrable proof of...
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OIG HHS Audits Resuming

By 2020, Coding and Auditing
OIG HHS Audits Resuming August 21, 2020 | By Jesse Overbay, JD  This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement.   On March 13, 2020, the President of the United States issued an emergency declaration under the Stafford Act...
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Compliance Tidbit: How Covered Providers May Contact Patients with COVID About Population-Based Activities

By 2020, Coding and Auditing
Compliance Tidbit: How Covered Providers May Contact Patients with COVID About Population-Based Activities August 7, 2020 | By By Rachel Rose, JD, MBA  This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement.   The Health Information Portability and Accountability Act,...
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The Truth about 2021 E/M Changes

By 2020, Coding and Auditing
The Truth about 2021 E/M Changes   Sean Weiss, CHC, CEMA, CMCO, CPMA, CPC-P, CMPE, CPC  This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement.   Here we are, nearly at the end of July 2020 and we are neck...
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Whither History and Examination? Building the Future of EHR Documentation

By 2020, Coding and Auditing
Whither History and Examination? Building the Future of EHR Documentation Paul Spencer, CPC, COC This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement.   Regular readers of this unique space in the auditing universe have more than likely begun to...
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