During this month’s webinar, compliance experts Heidi Jannenga, PT, DPT, ATC, WebPT Co-Founder and Chief Clinical Officer, and Veda Collmer, JD, OTR, WebPT’s Chief Compliance Officer, discussed strategies for contending with compliance chaos and Medicare mayhem.
Once upon a time, there was a clinic that never had a single denied claim or failed audit. This clinic prioritized ensuring compliance with Medicare rules and regulations just as much as delivering top-notch patient care and shipping clean claims.
Last July, we covered updated guidance on X modifier use from the Centers for Medicare and Medicare Services (CMS). As WebPT’s Erica McDermott explains, “beginning July 1, 2019, CMS will unbundle NCCI edit pairs when providers attach the appropriate modifier (59, XE, XS, XP, or XU) to either the first-column or second-column code (assuming, of course, that the situation warrants the use of one of these modifiers).”
Here’s what rehab therapists need to do to receive payment for non-covered services from Medicare beneficiaries.
We compiled an FAQ that answers rehab therapists’ most pressing questions about MIPS and the 2019 final rule.
We received more than 600 questions during our Medicare open forum webinar. Here are the most common ones, along with answers.
Claim denials are more than a major headache—they’re also a major revenue drain. Here’s how to keep them at bay.