Medicare Q & A

What's New for 2021?

The new codes, changes and quality-of-care requirements you need to know about to be prepared for the year to come.


2021 Eye Exam Coding Changes

A look at the Evaluation and Management coding changes that are causing a stir in ophthalmology.


Signifcant Changes to The ABN Are Coming

Clearing up potential areas of confusion regarding Medicare’s Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage form.


New Mid-Year Codes And Regulations

July is here and that means some mid-year updates from Medicare take effect. Here’s what you need to know.


How to Handle Noncovered Services

The only thing worse than performing a complicated procedure is performing a complicated procedure for free.


Telemedicine Rules Relaxed for Pandemic

Since the pandemic has been declared a national emergency, billing for remote exams is now a lot easier.


What’s New with CPT And Payment in 2020

A key rundown of all the major changes in coding and reimbursement for the coming year.


New Medicare Changes for ASCs

A new initiative from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will alter some requirements for surgery centers.



Understanding Stark And Kickback Laws

What you need to know about laws governing such things as “self-referrals” and financial arrangements between practices.



The Medicare Appeals Process

Appealing a claim can be daunting. Here’s how to navigate the process, should you need to make an appeal.