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Two-midnight rule update: The controversy continues

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) 2014 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Final Rule became effective on October 1, 2013.(1) The 2014 IPPS Final Rule (a) established new requirements for inpatient hospital admission orders and certifications as a condition of Medicare Part A payment and…

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Publicado por Sally Montes Colon el septiembre 15, 2014 a las 1:14pm

Note from the instructor: CMS Introduces Review and Denial of Related Claims

Medicare Insider, September 9, 2014

This week’s note from the instructor is written by Kimberly Anderwood Hoy Baker, JD, CPC, regulatory specialist for HCPro.  
 
Note from the instructor: CMS Introduces Review and Denial of Related Claims
 
Earlier this year CMS published and then rescinded a transmittal (Medicare Program Integrity Manual, Transmittal 505) allowing…
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Publicado por Sally Montes Colon el septiembre 9, 2014 a las 2:37pm

Reassess BAAs to ensure omnibus rule compliance

The September 23, 2014 deadline to revise business associate agreements (BAA) may have seemed like a date far into the future when the HIPAA omnibus final rule was released January 25, 2013. However, this compliance date is just around the corner as we continue to move along the road toward establishing and maintain compliance with the HIPAA privacy and security rules.



This date in September is notable because many organizations—both covered entities (CE) and business associates…

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Publicado por Sally Montes Colon el septiembre 8, 2014 a las 3:19pm

Don’t Put Off That New HIPAA Business Associate

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Publicado por Sally Montes Colon el septiembre 2, 2014 a las 11:26am

CMS Proposes Rule Changes for OPPS and ASCs

August 14, 2014 by

CMS has released a proposed rule for hospital outpatient prospective payment system…

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Publicado por Sally Montes Colon el agosto 15, 2014 a las 10:04am

CMS Issues Hospital Inpatient Payment Regulation



Final rule strengthens tie between payment and quality improvement

The final rule issued on August 4 by CMS adopts…

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Publicado por Sally Montes Colon el agosto 5, 2014 a las 10:40am

Estimated Cost of up to $6.8 Billion for Delay Was Key Factor in Formulation of ICD-10 Final Rule

Estimated costs ranging from $1.1 to $6.8 billion for HIPAA-covered entities, sums associated with delaying the adoption of ICD-10 beyond October 2015, appear to have played a significant role in the formulation of the final rule that was posted yesterday in the Federal Register by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

The final rule establishes Oct. 1, 2015 as the new ICD-10 compliance date and also requires the continued use of ICD-9 through Sept. 30,…

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Publicado por Sally Montes Colon el agosto 5, 2014 a las 9:11am

OIG Finds Questionable Lab Billings

The HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a report on its review of questionable billing patterns among Medicare lab services involved examining labs claims submitted for each lab service provided for Medicare beneficiaries. The OIG noted that Medicare is the largest payer of clinical laboratory (lab) services in the nation, with Medicare spending for lab services increased by three times the level of…

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Publicado por Sally Montes Colon el agosto 5, 2014 a las 12:02am

Feds release new HIPAA security tool

March 31, 2014 | Erin McCann, Contributing Editor

Officials at the HHS' Office for Civil Rights -- the division responsible for enforcing HIPAA -- have said risk analysis tops the list for where healthcare entities often make their biggest HIPAA misstep. Thus, in efforts to provide further guidance, OCR teamed up with ONC to develop a new security risk assessment tool designed to help…
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Publicado por Sally Montes Colon el julio 22, 2014 a las 2:08pm

Steps to prep for phase 2 OCR audits

July 21, 2014 | Rick Kam, President and co-founder, ID Experts

Last year, OCR completed its first round of audits under the…

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Publicado por Sally Montes Colon el julio 22, 2014 a las 2:06pm

 

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Two-midnight rule update: The controversy continues

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) 2014 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Final Rule became effective on October 1, 2013.(1) The 2014 IPPS Final Rule (a) established new requirements for inpatient hospital admission orders and certifications as a condition of Medicare Part A payment and (b) created guidelines to justify and document the medical necessity of…Ver más
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ANNUAL HEALTHCARE UPDATE 2014 a las Sheraton Convention Center

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Don’t Put Off That New HIPAA Business Associate

Posted on August 28th, 2014 by It’s been a while, but we have another HIPAA deadline just around the corner: September 23, 2014.September 23, 2014 is the date by…Ver más
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CMS Proposes Rule Changes for OPPS and ASCs

August 14, 2014 by CMS has released a proposed rule for hospital outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) and ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) for calendar year 2015 that updates payment policies and rates, and streamlines programs in outpatient department and ASC settings. CMS is accepting comments on…Ver más
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AHA Coding Clinics

After 30 years of providing ICD-9-CM coding advice, the AHA Central Office will shift its attention to ICD-10-CM/PCS and no longer accept nor respond to requests for ICD-9-CM coding advice, effective January 1, 2014.The American Hospital Association's Central Office serves as the official U.S. Clearinghouse on medical coding for the proper use of the ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS systems and Level I HCPCS (CPT-4 codes) for hospital providers and certain Level II HCPCS codes for hospitals,…Ver más
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ICD 10 CM Summer Camp a las Global Plaza 2do piso

julio 2, 2014 a las 9am a julio 15, 2014 a las 4pm
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