Get the nitty-gritty details on the new PT and OT evaluation CPT codes.
If you’ve been paying attention to the WebPT Blog—or healthcare chatter in general this year—you’re probably already familiar with Medicare bundled payments, specifically CMS’s Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) payment model. If not, check out this article and this one, because there are definitely opportunities for PTs to participate.
The end of PQRS is not a free pass for PTs and OTs to put their data analysis efforts on pause.
After months of heated debate and public commentary—much of it coming from physicians who felt they needed more time to prepare themselves to participate in a brand-new quality reporting program—the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) on Friday released its final rule on the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA).
Watch this short tutorial to learn how to use the new CPT codes for PT and OT evaluations and re-evaluations.
Widespread data accessibility and usability are crucial to success in a value-driven healthcare environment.