Author: richardssmith

The Social Security Act authorizes Medicare Part B coverage of Medical Nutrition Therapy services (MNT) for certain beneficiaries who have diabetes or a renal disease. Basic coverage of MNT for... Read More

On December 28, 2021, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published a final rule in the Federal Register that addressed the classification and payment of continuous glucose monitors... Read More

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced a shift in its eligibility criteria for coverage of lung cancer screening using low-dose CT (LDCT), with implementation date of... Read More

It has been widely observed that nowadays pharmacists have an expanded scope of practice by incorporating more clinical aspects into routine patient care like chronic disease management, care transitions interventions,... Read More

You need to build strong foundation for your medical equipment billing system for which you should understand HME billing and DME billing in detail along with differences between them. Let’s... Read More

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is discontinuing Certificates of Medical Necessity (CMNs) and DME Information Forms (DIFs) effective January 1, 2023. You can update your billing team on... Read More

In healthcare, Physician Credentialing is the key process of organizing and verifying a doctor’s professional records. Every physician have to be credentialed with payers to get reimbursement for patients with... Read More

In healthcare, Physician Credentialing is the key process of organizing and verifying a doctor’s professional records. Every physician have to be credentialed with payers to get reimbursement for patients with... Read More

Under Fee-for-service (FFS) Medicare, home infusion therapy (HIT) involves the intravenous or subcutaneous administration of drugs or biologicals to an individual at home. The components needed to perform home infusion... Read More

You often observed that instead of enjoying the benefits of outsourcing medical billing, many medical practices process billing with in-house staff and hold the responsibility for the potential complications that... Read More