Medicare Q & A

Compliance Update: “Excluded” Employees

Why providers are excluded from Medicare and how to find out if a potential new hire has been excluded.

Quality Payment Program: Year Two Medicare Update

With the second year of QPP underway, it’s important for practitioners to be aware of what’s changed.

What’s New in the 2018 Medicare Update?

There are a number of changes to Medicare that practices should know about. This month, we review the most important.

“Targeted Probe and Educate” Reviews

How to protect yourself from the new TPE reviews.

What’s an SMRC and Why Should I Care?

A quick look at the SMRC, and how to ensure claims payment.

Billing for Patients Enrolled in QMB

This month, we take a look at QMB and how its billing procedures might affect your practice.

Rules for External Ocular Photography

A look at the documentation and reimbursement of EOP.

Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking

This month, we look at reimbursement considerations for this increasingly popular procedure.

What’s New in 2017?

This month, we take a look at Medicare’s updates for 2017 and how they might affect your practice.

Compounded Drugs

A look at the benefits and risks of prescribing compounded medications.