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MM9097 – Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Mar 31, 2015 … April 2015 Update of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS
) … Classification (APC), HCPCS Modifier, and Revenue Code additions,
changes, and … The most current list of device edits can be found under "Device
and Procedure Edits" at ….. required beginning on January 1, 2016.

Bundled, Inactive, and Non-Payable Codes for 2015 – CGS

Jan 30, 2015 … CPT codes in the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB). The
status … The list of Status A codes is extensive, and these codes are …… H2015.
H2016. H2017. H2018. H2019. HCPCS Codes Modifier. H2020.

ACEP Highlights of CMS Final Rule Quality Provisions

Jan 16, 2014 … +1.0% in 2015. 3. … Value-Based Modifier (VBM)* For. Failure to Report PQRS …
Total Potential PQRS/VBM Penalties -4.0% in 2016 … Quality Highlights: CY
2014 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule … complete list click here.

CY 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule – AAMC

Jul 23, 2015 … Policies for 2018 PQRS and Value Modifier (VM). • LAST YEAR before transition
to … Fall 2015 – 2014 Academic QRUR Benchmarking Study. • November/
December – Overview of Final 2016 PFS Implications on Quality &. Efficiency ….
telehealth services. List of Medicare codes and descriptors available at.

Value-Based Payment Modifier Policies

In 2017, the modifier will apply to all physicians based on 2015 performance.
Additionally, for 2015 … Groups of physicians are removed from the list if, based
on claims … How will Medicare determine the Value Modifier in CY 2015 and
2016?

Navigating CMS Quality Initatives and avoiding penalties

What is the Value-Based Payment Modifier? …. For a full list and specifications of
2015 individual quality measures and measures groups, go to: … payment
adjustment in 2015. For 2016 and subsequent years, the payment adjustment is
2.0%.

Value Based Payment Program

The ACA mandates that by 2015, CMS begin applying a VBP modifier under the
… the criteria to avoid the 2016 PQRS payment adjustment as a group.

Reporting Requirements for PQRS 2015 – National Association of …

2015. For example, clinical social workers with a total of 5 Medicare patients
should report PQRS measures … For charges, list $0.01 which is a … February 26
, 2016 is the last day to report … Instructions for appending the reporting modifier
to.

Policy Name Bilateral Procedures Summary Bilateral … – Medica

the CMS National Physician Fee Schedule (NPFS) with a bilateral status
indicator of “1” … procedure is reported with modifier 50 or is reported for both
sides with modifiers … Bilateral Eligible Code List 2016 … 01/01/2015 Annual
code update.

How to Avoid 2016 Negative Payment Adjustments for CMS …

Sep 17, 2014 … How to Avoid 2016 CMS Quality Reporting Programs … Value-Based Payment
Modifier (VM) … Reporting 2015 Quality Measures … Review the list of eligible
professionals on the “How to Get Started” page of the CMS PQRS …

2015 Final Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Analysis Exclusively …

Dec 4, 2014 … CMS adds the following services to the 2015 list of approved telehealth services:
…. For hospital claims, CMS created a new HCPCS modifier that … CMS may
make further refinements in the 2016 Medicare PFS to these.

September – American Thoracic Society

ICD-10, beginning October 1, 2015. Hopefully you and … This summer, CMS
issued the proposed 2016 rule for the. Hospital …. Immune Response Modifier:
CMS is proposing to adopt … from the list of idiopathic interstitial pneumonias,
J84.11,.

2015 Medicare Physician Payment Changes and Update for GI

Oct 9, 2014 … Delaying implementation of changes until 2016 due to inclusion of moderate …
The new CY 2015 Lower GI Endoscopy CPT codes will not be recognized by …
Using Modifier 52 and 53, Decision Tree. • Parallel … The service will be placed
on the New Technology list and be re-reviewed by the RUC in …

Spring 2015 Part A Communique – WPS

Jun 1, 2015 … Medicare Claims Processing Manual – Chapter 15, Section 40,. Ambulance –
Medical Conditions ….. Add modifiers EX and JF to the valid modifier list. 4/1/
2015 ….. required beginning on January 1, 2016. The modifier should …

Institutional – WPS

ABILITY | PC-ACE Release 2.9 Institutional Newsletter • January 2016. 1.
Reminder: New name. In April 2015 it was announced System Designs, Inc. (SDI)
, along with … Integrated the annual HCPCS and HCPCS Modifiers update from
CMS. See accompanying report for a list of new, deleted and modified codes.
Enclosed …

Modifier Tables – Tufts Health Plan

Tufts Health Plan recognizes industry-standard modifiers in all four modifier fields
for all aspects of processing … For a complete list of modifiers refer to the most
current CPT and HCPCs guidelines. The modifiers in the … after July 1, 2015,
paid at 50% of …. January 2016: Added information regarding MA and RI CRNAs.

OIG 2015 Work Plan – Office of Inspector General – HHS.gov

Work Plan for fiscal year (FY) 2015 summarizes new and ongoing reviews and
activities that … OIG's funding that is directed toward oversight of the Medicare
and Medicaid …… Payments for immunosuppressive drug claims with KX
modifiers .

Modifiers Made Easy.book – OptumCoding

Optum Learning: Understanding Modifiers. 2016. Page 2. © 2015 Optum360,
LLC. CPT …. Modifier Alert: On August 15, 2014, the Centers for Medicare and
Medicaid. Services …. The list is not all-inclusive, but it can help practices remain.

Oncology Reimbursement Update 2015 – Association of Community …

OI | January–February 2015 | www.accc-cancer.org 1. That quote is …. the
following new HCPCS Level II modifiers were added for ….. for any new and
revised CPT codes for January 1, 2016, that are …. mastectomy) to the list of
procedures.

PQRS 2015 What Neurosurgeons Need to Know 3.31.15 – American …

CMS also will use the 2015 reporting year to determine a separate Value-Based
… Physician Value-Based Payment Modifier … the public as early as 2016.

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Durable Medical Equipment, Orthotics and Prosthetics Multiple …

6 days ago … Unless otherwise stated, Oxford policies do not apply to Medicare Advantage …
Multiple Frequency: Reimbursement Policy (Effective 01/01/2016) … NU – New
Equipment (use the NR modifier when DME which was new at the …

Outpatient PPS-ASC Proposed Rule for CY 2016 – American …

Aug 27, 2015 … two new payment policies that would require the use of modifiers, which would ….
In the CY 2016 proposed rule, CMS proposes several significant expansions …
that are furnished using equipment that fails to meet each of the …

Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System – s3.amazonaws.com

Nov 13, 2015 … outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) and the Medicare ambulatory
surgical center (ASC) payment system for CY 2016 to implement applicable
statutory ….. DMEPOS Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetic, Orthotics, and ……
The “L1”modifier will still be used for “unrelated” laboratory tests.

Oncology Reimbursement Update 2016 – Association of Community …

6 days ago … calendar year (CY) 2016, two new codes have been created …. There are several
new HCPCS modifiers, some of which are … services furnished using equipment
that does not …. For CY 2016, CMS will continue to uncondi-.

Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System

Jul 8, 2015 … Medicare Program: Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and … (ASC)
payment system for CY 2016 to implement applicable …. DMEPOS Durable
Medical Equipment,. Prosthetic …… be made. The ''L1'' modifier would still.

March 2015 Medicare B Connection – First Coast Service Options, Inc.

Mar 2, 2015 … Overview and implementation of the value-based modifier program. Provider
types affected …. Durable Medical Equipment. 2015 update for ….. reduction in
Medicare payment through March 31, 2016. (sequestration). Claims …

FACT SHEET FOR THE CY 2016 PROPOSED RULE FOR …

Jul 8, 2015 … For questions regarding the CY 2016 MPFS Proposed Rule policies, reviewing …
For 2016, CMS proposes updates and changes to how the value modifier is ….
increased use of equipment, CMS is proposing to change the …

AMGA Summary of Key Provisions of the 2016 Medicare Physician …

(MPFS) Proposed Rule for 2016 on July 15, 2015. This annual rulemaking
proposes changes to the physician fee schedule and other Medicare Part B
payment policies. ….. furnished that was not consistent with the NEMA CT
equipment standard, … Standard XR-29-2013-compliant CT scans must include
modifier “CT” and …

Summary of the 2016 MPFS Proposed Rule

Sep 8, 2015 … For CY 2016, CMS has incorporated the available utilization data … improve the
accuracy of the equipment costs used in developing PE RVUs. …… include
modifier “CT” and that modifier will result in the applicable payment …

2014 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule – Society for …

CMS has decided to take a broader examination of all equipment packages after
requesting comments … The Secretary will phase in the new payment modifier
over a … A Medicare Spending per Beneficiary Measure will also be used in
2016.

Summary of the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule for CY …

Value-Based Payment Modifier and Physician Feedback Program. 33 ….
Therefore, CMS finalized the policy as proposed for CY 2016 but will … For CY
2015, the final rule removed the film supply and equipment items for digital
imaging.

Letter to CMS on Proposed 2016 MPFS – August 26, 2015

Aug 26, 2015 … To improve the final 2016 Medicare physician fee schedule rule, in summary the
AAFP: … development of the Value-Based Payment Modifier and Physician …
data sources to improve the accuracy of equipment costs used in.

BCBSM Medicare Plus Blue PPO Manual – BCBSM.com

6 days ago … Revised January 1, 2016. For use by Michigan providers …. Medicare Advantage
member cost-share for hospice services . …. Blue Cross Medicare Advantage tool
, Health e-BlueSM. …… appropriate modifier when applicable.

OIG 2015 Work Plan – Office of Inspector General – HHS.gov

OIG's funding that is directed toward oversight of the Medicare and Medicaid …..
Competitive bidding for medical equipment items and services—Mandatory
postaward audit ….. Payments for immunosuppressive drug claims with KX
modifiers .

Professional/Technical Component Policy – UHCCommunityPlan.com

Jul 8, 2015 … 2016A UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Professional Technical … CMS PC/TC
Indicator 1, and must be reported with modifier 26; … When a physician or other
health care professional provides the equipment to perform the …

Chapter 23: Equipment and Supplies

Chapter 23 – Equipment and Supplies – Revised 1/4/2016. 1 … DME determined
by Medicare to require frequent and substantial servicing is not subject to the 13-
month ….. 3. The HCPCS code and modifiers must match the authorization.

LAS VEGAS October 15, 2015 – VGM National Competitive Bidding …

Oct 15, 2015 … … (CMS-1614-F) which affects all durable medical equipment suppliers in the
United. States. …. Beginning January 1, 2016, CMS will implement the Patient.
Protection and ….. there be a rural rate modifier? Will the DMEMAC.

Proposed DME, Incontinence Supplies, January 1, 2016 – Montana …

Durable Medical Equipment (Incontinence Supplies). January 1, 2016.
Definitions: Modifier – When a modifier is present, this indicates system may have
 …

APTA comments (.pdf) – American Physical Therapy Association

Sep 8, 2015 … Revisions to Part B for CY 2016; Proposed Rule … 11) At a minimum CMS should
require a unique modifier on the claim form to ….. equipment, radiation therapy
equipment, or clinical or pathology laboratory equipment. APTA.

cms releases two proposed rules for cy 2016: h – VoterVoice

(CY) 2016 outpatient prospective payment system (PPS)/ambulatory surgical …
rule proposed changes to CMS's two-midnight policy for inpatient admissions. ….
for certain CT services furnished using equipment that does not meet each of the
… proposes to establish a new modifier that would be reported with claims for …

medicare modifier for excluded office visits during skilled nursing stay 2016

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2016 Provider Reimbursement Manual – MDwise

Jan 1, 2014 … SNF – Skilled Nursing Facility . … can also find the exclusion list at the end of this
manual. …. In addition to the diagnosis/procedure list below, use of G7 modifier
…. Provider bills appropriate E/M code for the office visit. … an inpatient stay: …
rate (based on % of Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) o…

FACT SHEET FOR THE CY 2016 FINAL RULE FOR MEDICARE …

Nov 15, 2015 … For questions regarding the CY 2016 MPFS Final Rule policies, … stay at a 0.0%
change from 2020 to 2025. … Physician Value-Based Payment Modifier …. basis (
services that are similar to professional consultations, office visits, … to exclude
certain claims for services furnished in Skilled Nursing Facilities.

Letter – American College of Physicians

Sep 8, 2015 … the proposed rule for the Calendar Year (CY) 2016 Medicare Physician Fee …..
service program requirements (e.g., waiver of the skilled nursing facility 3-day ….
Value-Based Payment Modifier (VM) and Physician Feedback Program ….
Matching the average length of stay with the post-operative visits in the …

Medicare Bulletin – November 2015 – CGS

Nov 15, 2015 … Allowances – Annual Update for 2015-2016 Season ….. modifier indicating no
signed Advance Beneficiary Notice (ABN) is on file. …. to Medicare beneficiaries
who are in a Part A covered Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) stay. …. Take
advantage of each office visit as an opportunity to encourage your patients …

October 2015 Home Health and Hospice (HHH) Medicare Advisory

Oct 13, 2015 … January 2016 Quarterly Average Sales Price (ASP) Medicare Part B Drug … (
HCPCS) Codes for Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Consolidated ….. For more
information, visit the Medicare FFS Provider Resources …. If you provide services
to Medicare beneficiaries in a Part A covered SNF stay, information in …

AAFP Executive Summary of the 2015 Medicare Physician Fee …

Nov 5, 2014 … In an AAFP statement released after the final rule became available, the AAFP …
after discharges from hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, or other … CMS defines
Medicare telehealth services to include consultations, office visits, ….. Similar to
the approach established for the 2016 value modifier and in a …

comments – American Academy of Neurology

Sep 2, 2015 … Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2016 … Medicare &
Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding the Proposed Rule … Value-Based Payment
Modifier … intensity service during an E/M visit with a new patient, and a … similar
work intensity for surgery and office visits when asked …

Oncology Reimbursement Update 2016 – Association of Community …

6 days ago … calendar year (CY) 2016, two new codes have been created … ment service in
the office or outpatient setting … (e.g., hospitals, skilled nursing facilities), and the
time …. There are several new HCPCS modifiers, some …. during this outpatient
stay are considered … tests will be excluded from this packaging.

1 June 26, 2015 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid … – HPCANYS

Jun 26, 2015 … FY 2016 Hospice Wage Index and Payment Rate Update and … The average
length of stay for NYS hospice patients is well below … cost millions more in
Medicare dollars spent on hospitalizations, ED visits in futile ICU care. ….. New
York State has only Skilled Nursing Facilities, yet it is common to find only.

AMA Summary of the 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final …

Oct 30, 2015 … 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) Final Rule with … care planning
when it is included in the “Annual Wellness Visit.” …. Value-Based Payment
Modifier (VM) … Measures can stay or revert to “pay for reporting” if a measure …
and exclude certain services furnished in Skilled Nursing Facilities.

April 2015

Mar 26, 2015 … SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization: … Physicians will
receive an annual update of 0.5 percent in each of …. update for long-term care
hospitals (LTCHs), skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), inpatient … Congressional
Budget Office Releases Analysis of President's FY 2016 Budget.

Philips comments on PFS proposed 2016.combined comments …

2016 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) Proposed Rule (the “Proposed Rule”). … for
care provided to Medicare patients with multiple chronic conditions. … to Skilled
Nursing Facilities (SNFs) and emergency department (ED) … admissions, re-
admissions, length of stay, and/or emergency department visits and (2) cost-
benefit.

Slides (PDF)

3. Name the 2 procedure codes used to bill Medicare for DSMT. … hospital, RD
practice, skilled nursing home, …. Original to be in pt's chart in provider's office. …
Eligible for next 2 hour follow-up in Jan., 2016 … 0525 RHC/FQHC (SNF Stay Not
Covered in Part A) …. CPT code modifier GT to be added to DSMT code on claim…

Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services – State of Illinois

Sep 10, 2015 … preventative visit or a postpartum visit, the device is placed, and the …. Medicare
co-insurance and deductibles for individuals enrolled in a Medicare … While
billing/claiming processes will remain unchanged in 2015 and 2016, failure ….
intermittent skilled nursing services and/or therapy services include.

May 2015 Medicare A Newsline – Cahaba Government Benefit …

May 2, 2015 … for Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Providers……………….. 24 …. Thursday. All Offices
Closed … of payment. For more information about specific edits, visit the CMS
website at ….. HCPCS G0472 will appear in the January 2016 recurring updates
of the …. Group Code CO if claim received without GZ modifier.

Analysis of Key Provisions Contained in the 2016 Medicare …

Sep 8, 2015 … 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) Proposed Rule (Proposed Rule).
The … Payment Modifier Program, will end at the close of 2018. Beginning in
2019 …. excluded individuals, or individuals whose ability to participate in
Medicare, … Office visits; …. claims submitted by skilled nursing facilities. In ….

comments – AAMC

Sep 8, 2015 … Revisions to Part B for CY 2016, File Code CMS–1631–P … Value Modifier (VM)
and Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) … As will be discussed in more
detail later, the AAMC asks that CMS … has provided comments on the exclusion
of skilled nursing facility (SNF) visits and the statin and quality.

Measuring quality of care in Medicare (June 2014 report)

report on quality of care across Medicare's three payment models—FFS.
Medicare, Medicare … department visits, and readmissions and improving
patients' …

IN THIS ISSUE – Nelson Hardiman

Dec 22, 2014 … All Medicare fees are par, office, national unless otherwise noted. Billing … In the
meantime, stay tuned to www.partbnews.com …. take E/M codes, “are excluded
from billing the SNF unit … Is (patient) in a skilled nursing facility Part A or Part B
episode of ….. 2016 and beyond, so too does your potential loss.

Hot Topics in Compliance Recent … – HFMA NJ Chapter

Mar 10, 2015 … against 90 individuals for alleged participation in Medicare fraud …. certify that
the applicable Nason department is in compliance with …. if Medicare outpatient
payments for E/M services for clinic visits billed at … Medicare Part A Billing by
Skilled Nursing Facilities; ….. Modifier 59 and Related Updates (co…

medicare mobility scooter application form 2016

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Supplier Manual – Winter 2016 – Chapter 5 – CGS

Winter 2016 … 100-04, Medicare Claims Processing Manual, Chapter 20, §30 ….
Unreimbursed months of interruption will not apply toward the 13 (or …
wheelchairs; however, Section 3136 of the Affordable Care Act of 2010
eliminated ….. format. If you are billing a paper claim using the Form CMS-1500,
you may report this.

2016 SBOSB B

2016. Summary of Benefits. Humana Gold Plus. ®. H1036-137 (HMO). Charlotte.
Charlotte … If you want to know more about the coverage and costs of Original
Medicare, look in your current "Medicare & …. Durable Medical Equipment (
wheelchairs, oxygen … does not apply to inpatient mental services provided in a
general.

2016 SBOSB B

2016. Summary of Benefits. Humana Gold Plus. ®. H1036-233 (HMO). Raleigh.
Raleigh … If you want to know more about the coverage and costs of Original
Medicare, look in your current "Medicare & …. Durable Medical Equipment (
wheelchairs, oxygen … does not apply to inpatient mental services provided in a
general.

EL4832 2016 Secure SB – Health First

January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2016. SECTION I … benefits by joining a
Medicare health plan such as …. Durable Medical Equipment (wheelchairs,
oxygen, etc.)1 … does not apply to inpatient mental services provided in a
general hospital.

Application Kit – Taiwan Trade Shows

Rehabilitation Equipment/ Mobility Aids/ Health Care Products. 5. … Assistive
Device & Mobility Aid. 2. Home care & Telecare …. APPLICATION FORM FOR
MEDICARE TAIWAN 2016 ….. 276012 Electric Scooter for the Handicapped.
276014 …

and Non-CRT Wheelchairs – Health Care Authority

This guide takes effect January 1, 2016, and supersedes earlier guides to this
program. ….. Manual wheelchairs (covered HCPCS codes) . …. Billing and Claim
Forms . … How does a provider bill for clients eligible for Medicare and Medicaid?
….. and deductibles for rental equipment when either of the following apply: ✓.

Fidelis Medicare Advantage Flex Plan, Fidelis Medicare Advantage …

Fidelis Medicare Advantage Flex Plan (HMO-POS), Fidelis Medicare $0 Premium
Plan (HMO) …. and Fidelis Medicare Advantage Without Rx for Year 2016 …
Authorization rules may apply. …. (wheelchairs, oxygen, etc.) …… front and submit
a copy of the receipt with a Flex Reimbursement Form to Fidelis Care to receive …

Flexible Benefits Retiree & Cobra Plan … – St Lucie Public Schools

Sep 15, 2015 … COBRA participants must complete and mail an enrollment form by. November
13 … the enclosed application along with the Florida Blue BlueMedicare
enrollment form. … If you will become eligible for Medicare during the 2016 Plan
Year and would ….. Customized Wheelchairs, Electric Scooters. All Other …

MPSERS Best of Health for Medicare members – Fall … – BCBSM.com

6 days ago … Updates to your retirement system medical plan in 2016. The following … Click
Medicare Advantage Member Application for Payment. Consideration …
Complete the form and mail it to Blue Cross along with …. Wheelchairs.

2016 Summary of Benefits – Health Net

(Medicare-Medicaid Plan) for January 1, 2016. This is only a summary. …
Limitations, copays and restrictions may apply. For more ….. passenger car,
taxicab, or another form of public or private transportation. ….. Wheelchairs. $0.
Referral and …

Provider Manual PacificSource Medicare

Revised: January 1, 2016. Provider Network. PacificSource … Limitations, co-
pays, and restrictions may apply. Benefits, …. 4.8 PacificSource Medicare
Physician and Provider Contract Provisions … 26 …… at home. Examples include
hospital beds, wheelchairs, and … enrollment form and any other attachments,
riders, or.

A Guide To Supplemental Security Income (SSI … – Social Security

Apply for retirement, disability, and Medicare benefits;. • Get the address of … You
can help us tell elderly, blind, and disabled people who have little … Pre-release
applications … In 2016, the highest federal SSI payment is $733 a month for a …

Letters of Support from National Disability Groups – Access2CRT

Oct 6, 2015 … Complex Rehab wheelchair accessories effective January 1, 2016. … correction”
to clarify that CMS cannot apply Medicare competitive bidding pricing to the
accessories used with Complex Rehab wheelchairs and thereby protect access
…. for Primary Progressive MS, the most severe form of the disease.

DME – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

File Name: durable_medical_equipment_(dme). 1/2000. 9/2015. 9/2016. 9/2015
… DME includes, but is not limited to, wheelchairs (manual and electric), hospital
beds, traction equipment, canes …. This policy may apply to the following codes.
Inclusion of a … 5/97 – Medicare Region C DMERC – September 1993. Repairs …

Blue Medicare HMO and Blue Medicare PPO Brochure

2016. Blue Medicare HMO. Blue Medicare PPO. Enrollment kit. Medicare
Advantage plans. Y0079_7282 CMS Accepted …. copayments and restrictions
may apply. ….. choice on the enrollment form by checking …… (wheelchairs,
oxygen, etc.)1.

preview ride guide – Riverside Transit Agency

RTA RIDE GUIDE – January 10, 2016 | 1 …. Pass/Ticket Order Form . …… mobility
scooters are allowed on the bus … must present a disabled application form …. If
you plan to use a senior, disabled, Medicare, veteran or youth discounted fare, …

Standard Precertification Requirements List – Blue Cross and Blue …

Beginning on March 1, 2016, precertification review of cardiac catheterization will
be … However, these precertification requirements do not apply to the following
plans: … the exception of members with Medicare supplemental policies,
Medicare Advantage ….. Wheeled mobility devices: ultra-lightweight manual
wheelchairs.

2016 DHS Procurement for PMAP and MinnesotaCare UCare is …

please contact UCare via email at ucare2016@ucare.org. UCare … in Special
Needs Basic Care (UCare Connect), MSHO, MSC+, Medicare … Forms on UCare
.org … apply. Make the most of Child and Teen Check-up opportunities … medical
facility, and assistance in passenger securement or in securing of wheelchairs or
 …

Medi-Cal Pharmacy Provider Application – State of California

payment to or enrollment with Medicare or other state Medicaid programs. … This
moratorium ends on March 25, 2016, … (POS) Network or Medi-Cal website
applications must complete the ….. to, nonstandard manual wheelchairs, power
wheelchairs and seating systems, power scooters that are specially configured,.

LAS VEGAS October 15, 2015 – VGM National Competitive Bidding …

Oct 15, 2015 … Registration opens … Supplies (DMEPOS) items currently paid under Medicare
fee …. in 2016 to set nationwide payment amounts that apply outside the …. CMS
excluded complex manual wheelchairs and implemented a …

medicare modifier 54 2016

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CY 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule – AAMC

Jul 23, 2015 … Policies for 2018 PQRS and Value Modifier (VM). • LAST YEAR … November/
December – Overview of Final 2016 PFS Implications on Quality &.

CY 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule – AAMC

Dec 3, 2015 … CMS has finalized minimal changes to PQRS and Value Modifier in order to …
Payment update for 2016 (Conversion factor). • Estimate of RVU …

Medicare Hospital Outpatient Changes Effective January … – Medtronic

Jan 1, 2015 … CPT Level I codes are expected to be available in CY 2016 …. February 2014: as
of 7-7-2014 modifier KX must be used to attest that NCD …

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Sep 2, 2014 … Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2015; Proposed Rule; CMS-1612-P ….. phase in
this correction to ophthalmology malpractice RVUs through 2016. … and
therefore billing 66984 with a pre or post-operative modifier (54,55,56).

Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System

Jul 8, 2015 … Medicare Program: Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and … (ASC)
payment system for CY 2016 to …… The ''L1'' modifier would still.

Reopenings vs. Redeterminations Job Aid – CGS

Incorrect data items, use of a modifier, or date of service. A reopening must be …
The following information must be included on a Medicare Part B. myCGS
Reopening: …. Add CPT modifiers 22, 53, 54; and HCPCS modifiers KX and QW.
• Adding …. 2016, at lest $150 must remain in controversy following the. QICs
decision.

Final rule – s3.amazonaws.com

Nov 16, 2015 … related to value-based Payment Modifier and Physician Feedback Program. …..
for CY 2016 for the PFS, and other Medicare Part B payment policies, to ensure
…… 54. Medical supply company not included in 51, 52, or 53. 55.

Modifier Guidelines – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

Mar 6, 2012 … File Name: modifier_guidelines. 1/2000. 8/2015. 8/2016. Origination: … CPT
modifiers that may affect claims payment are: 24, 25, 26, 47, 50, 51, 52, 54, 55, 56
, 57, 59, … Modifiers 54, 55 and 56 designate Split Surgical Care.

2016 OPPS Proposed Rule Summary

Jul 1, 2015 … CMS has proposed to increase CY 2016 OPPS payments by 1.9 …. HCPCS
modifier to report adjunctive services that are billed on a …… The codes and their
long descriptors are also available for review in Table 54 on p. 406.

Modifier Reference Policy – OXHP – Oxford Health Plans

Dec 1, 2015 … Modifier Reference Policy: Reimbursement Policy (Effective 12/01/2015) …
Medicaid Services (CMS), a modifier provides the means to report or indicate that
…. 54. Surgical Care Only. Refer to policy: •. One or More Sessions.

Modifier Tables – Tufts Health Plan

For a complete list of modifiers refer to the most current CPT and HCPCs
guidelines. … schedule/ allowed amount. 54. Surgical care only. 80% of Tufts
Health Plan fee …. January 2016: Added information regarding MA and RI
CRNAs.

April 2015 Medicare Advisory for J11 Part B – Palmetto GBA

Apr 1, 2015 … The J11 Part B Medicare Advisory contains coverage, billing and other
information ….. Beginning with the 2016 Value Modifier, based on 2014 …

October 2015 – Anthem

Oct 22, 2015 … Precertification requirements updated for 2016. 9 … KY, OH: Brachtherapy, IMRT
CPT codes to require authorization 10. ○ ….. should report the surgical
procedure code 25500 with modifiers 54 and 56 on one line to indicate …

PQRS Measures – American Academy of Physical Medicine and …

Dec 22, 2014 … modifier program … the Medicare Part B FFS patients seen during the reporting
period. … 2016, to be analyzed and used for 2015 PQRS EHR measure ….. S12.
530A, S12.530B, S12.531A, S12.531B, S12.54XA, S12.54XB, …

Domain 1 – Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Jul 13, 2015 … Details on FY 2016 IPPS Proposed Rule Implementation starts on page 24509 …
Medicare Physician Value-Based Payment Modifier & the.

ACR Issues Analysis of Proposed HOPPS Rule for 2016 – American …

Jul 10, 2015 … For CY2016, CMS is proposing a 2 percent cut in the conversion factor used to
determine … (HCPCS) modifier to be reported with every code on the UB-04 form
(CMS Form 1450) that is …. imaging APCs from 54 to 25. CMS is …

UCare Products for 2016 Click Here UCare's 2016 Service Area by …

Nov 2, 2015 … Care Plan Benefit Changes for. 2016. All UCare providers: Provider …
EssentiaCare Medicare plans are available in ten Minnesota counties: ….. For all
UCare Medicaid/MHCP products, when the -54 modifier is appended to …

CY2016 Medicare Final Rules for OPPS, ASC … – Boston Scientific

CY2016 Medicare Final Rules Issued for Hospital Outpatient, … Procedures —
CMS instructs hospitals regarding the use of modifiers (-73 …… supravalvular
aotography (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure). $54. ($0). –
0.29 …

Global Surgical Periods to Change for Texas Medicaid – TMHP.com

Mar 5, 2010 … (CMS). For information about global surgical periods for individual …. 54. Modifier
54 indicates that the surgeon is relinquishing all of the …

2015 CPT Coding Update – American College of Gastroenterology

appropriate colonoscopy CPT code with NO modifier. Please … updates to the
colonoscopy and other lower GI endoscopy codes will be included in the CY
2016 proposed rule. …… Example: 54-year-old undergoing screening
colonoscopy.

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March 2015 Medicare B Connection – First Coast Service Options, Inc.

Mar 2, 2015 … reduction in Medicare payment through March 31, 2016. (sequestration). Claims
….. designated diagnosis codes in addition to the KX modifier:.

Reopenings vs. Redeterminations Job Aid – CGS

The following information must be included on a Medicare Part B. myCGS
Reopening: …. Add CPT modifiers 22, 53, 54; and HCPCS modifiers KX and QW.

2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for Speech-Language …

Nov 10, 2015 … analysis of the 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS), including ….. The
current exceptions process—utilizing the KX modifier for …

Institutional – WPS

ABILITY | PC-ACE Release 2.9 Institutional Newsletter • January 2016. 1.
Reminder: New name … Integrated the annual HCPCS and HCPCS Modifiers
update from CMS. See accompanying report … HCPCS modifier KX. CR9246 –
Medicare …

February 2015 J11 Part A Medicare Advisory – Palmetto GBA

Feb 16, 2015 … The J11 Part A Medicare Advisory contains coverage, billing and other
information for Jurisdiction 11 Part A. This infor- ….. January 1, 2016 …… strategy
for the same cancer diagnosis will always require the -KX modifier.

Medicare and PQRS 2015 Happy Holidays HAPTA members …

year 2014 will be used to determine payment penalties in 2016. Data collected in
this coming … PQRS codes do NOT have modifiers (GP or KX). Note: Rehab …

Triad Isotopes_BillingCodingReimbursementNews_12-14.pdf

Dec 31, 2014 … On the hospital outpatient side, CMS estimates an average payment increase of
…. Beginning January 1, 2016, the modifier is mandatory for every code ….
provider must append modifier KX to one of following CPT codes, as.

Medicare B News – Jurisdiction E – Part B

Feb 24, 2014 … Medicare B News | Noridian Medicare B Jurisdiction E | February 2014 ……
Based Payment Modifier, for 2016 CMS is finalizing its proposals to …

Proposed Rule for 2016 Outpatient Hospital PPS (.pdf) – American …

Aug 31, 2015 … Re: Proposed Rule: Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment ….
outpatient therapy providers are required to append a KX modifier to.

December 2015 Medicare A Newsline – Cahaba Government …

Dec 11, 2015 … Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Inpatient Prospective Payment ….. NOTES: MACs shall
accept the inclusion of the KX modifier on the claim line(s) as an.

Nondurable Medical Supplies & Equipment – Health Care Authority

This guide takes effect January 1, 2016, and supersedes earlier guides to this
program. Services ….. Billing for clients eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid.

FDsys.gov – U.S. Government Printing Office

Nov 13, 2015 … Cse of the KX Modifier for Therapy Cap Exceptions. Therapy Cap …. January
2016 Quarterly Average Sales Price (ASP) Medicare Part B Drug.

Medicare Regulatory Update – July 2013 – is on www.oregonhfma.org.

various Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement issues and related billing and
coding issues. ….. 2016 rules ….. and providers use the KX modifier on claims.

Reimbursement Guide – Eisai Reimbursement Resources

Effective for dates of service beginning January 1, 2016, Medicare Part B … listed
in the coverage indications, limitations, and/or medical necessity sections of the
LCD regarding oral antiemetics, a KX modifier must be added to each code.

LTC Bill Code Crosswalk – Texas Department of Aging and Disability …

Sep 1, 2008 … CPT. CODE 1. REVENUE. CODE. POS. MODIFIER 1. MODIFIER 2 …… KX. I. A.
02/01/2015. 12/31/2199. 1. G0512 DME/ADAPTIVE AIDS-GAIT … T2016. U3. P. A
. 01/01/1900. 12/31/2199. 2. S0101 HABILITATION – ADL'S. 10.

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Apr 13, 2014 … Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. 9. AMA CPT 2013 …. Append
KX modifier for imaging past (3) maintain and provide if requested, good ……
NEMA dose standards, beginning January 2016. • Consolidates …

Vision Policy – Health and Welfare

Next Review Date – April 15, 2016. BACKGROUND … needs to be checked or
monitored, he can use the KX modifier on the claim and attach medical …
Medicare allows more than Medicaid due to contract prices, so no additional
payment is …

Jul 2015 – Michigan Home Care

Jul 24, 2015 … Fame. 4.) The Board may select five inductees in 2016 and up …. defined by CMS
. …. possibility of adding a “KX” modifier to allow a claim to be.

HCBS – Colorado.gov

For more detailed Colorado 1500 billing instructions, please refer to the CMS
1500 … appropriate procedure codes and modifiers for each HCBS waiver are
noted … T2016. U6. 1 unit = 1 day. Brain Injury Transitional Living. Program (BI
TLP) ….. U1, KX. 1 unit = 15 minutes. IHSS Relative Personal Care. T1019. U1,
HR, KX.

January/February 2014 Newsletter – Louisiana Physical Therapy …

Feb 27, 2014 … Changes to CPT Editorial Process Emphasize Transparency …. or registry under
the PQRS program to avoid the 2016 2.0% payment penalty. … therapy cap, and
eliminates the requirement of a KX modifier at the $1,900 level.

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Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System

Jul 8, 2015 … 130/Wednesday, July 8, 2015/Proposed Rules. DEPARTMENT … Medicare
Program: Hospital Outpatient … (ASC) payment system for CY 2016 to …. DME
Durable medical equipment …… proposing to establish a new modifier.

Durable Medical Equipment, Orthotics and Prosthetics Multiple …

6 days ago … Unless otherwise stated, Oxford policies do not apply to Medicare Advantage …
Durable Medical Equipment (DME), Prosthetics and Orthotics. … Multiple
Frequency: Reimbursement Policy (Effective 01/01/2016) … modifier RR and/or
modifiers KH, KI, KJ, KR appended will be reimbursed once per Calendar.

June 2015 J11 Home Health and Hospice (J11HHH) Medicare …

Jun 23, 2015 … Latest Medicare News for J11 Home Health & Hospice ….. Administrative
Contractors (DME/MACs) and Home Health ….. Modifier, and Revenue Code
additions, changes, and deletions identified in CR9097. ….. January 1, 2016 (
based on an October 1, 2015 implementation of ICD-10, see bold below).

March 2015 Medicare B Connection – First Coast Service Options, Inc.

Mar 2, 2015 … Overview and implementation of the value-based modifier program. Provider …..
reduction in Medicare payment through March 31, 2016. (sequestration). …..
medical equipment (DME), prosthetic devices, orthotics, prosthetics …

Modifier Tables – Tufts Health Plan

Revised 05/2015. 1 … Tufts Health Plan recognizes industry-standard modifiers
in all four modifier … For a complete list of modifiers refer to the most current CPT
and HCPCs guidelines. …. 5 SQ modifier is to be used with HCPCS DME code(s)
to indicate item … January 2016: Added information regarding MA and RI CRNAs
.

BCBSM Medicare Plus Blue PPO Manual – BCBSM.com

6 days ago … Revised January 1, 2016 …. DME/P&O, medical suppliers and pharmacists . …
Medicare Advantage member cost-share for hospice services . …. 2015 CMS
quality Stars measures . …… appropriate modifier when applicable.

Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System – s3.amazonaws.com

Federal Register on 11/13/2015 and available online at … outpatient prospective
payment system (OPPS) and the Medicare ambulatory surgical center (ASC)
payment system for CY 2016 to implement applicable statutory requirements and
changes ….. Direct or indirect remuneration. DME. Durable medical equipment.

Medical Fee Guideline Frequently Asked Questions – Texas …

The applicable conversion factors for calendar year 2016 are provided in Table 1
. … detailed Medicare reimbursement information that is free of charge. …
available on the TDI website at http://www.tdi.texas.gov/bulletins/2015/b-0029- …
Are the durable medical equipment (DME) fees also increased based on the MEI.

Medicare Part A and Part B – Office of Inspector General

Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B and to process claims for both parts. The
Office …. ventilation. (OAS; W-00-14-35575; various reviews; expected issue date
: FY 2015) …. (OEI; 06-13-00410; expected issue date: FY 2016) ….. modifier.
Medicare does not pay for items or services that are not “reasonable and
necessary.”.

January 1, 2016 DME Amendment FAQs – Empire Blue Cross Blue …

6 days ago … This change in reimbursement applies to both Medicare Advantage Individual
and … Participating DME providers were mailed a notification on Oct. 1, 2015
notifying them of the change. …. RA modifiers? Content and supplies …

Chapter 23: Equipment and Supplies

Chapter 23 – Equipment and Supplies – Revised 1/4/2016. 1 … DME determined
by Medicare to require frequent and substantial servicing is not subject to the 13-
month ….. 3. The HCPCS code and modifiers must match the authorization.

Modifier Guidelines – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

Mar 6, 2012 … 8/2015. 8/2016. Origination: Last Review: Next Review: Description … CPT
modifiers that may affect claims payment are: 24, 25, 26, 47, 50, 51, 52, ….
Modifier RB – Replacement of a part of DME furnished as part of a repair.

Medicaid Update March 2015 – Department of Health – New York State

Mar 11, 2015 … Medicare/state/CHIP enrollment, the New York application fee will ….. modifier
helps to avoid duplicate discounts on 340B Medicaid claims …. 3, provided
clarification regarding the provision of Durable Medical Equipment (DME) and
…… standards years will be delayed from April 1, 2015 to January 1, 2016.

2015_CSHCN_Manual.book(17_Durable Medical Equipment (DME …

17 Durable Medical Equipment (DME). 17.1 Enrollment . …. CSHCN Services
Program Provider Manual–January 2016. 17.3.19 ….. Levels 2 and 3 require the
addition of a modifier: … nonspecialized equipment at Medicare-allowable rates.

Medicare B News – Jurisdiction E – Part B

Feb 24, 2014 … Medicare B News | Noridian Medicare B Jurisdiction E | February 2014 …
Examination (IPPE) and Annual Wellness Visit (AWV) – Re-issued ……………………..
……..35. DME ….. Learn How to Avoid the 2015 PQRS Payment Adjustment …
Based Payment Modifier, for 2016 CMS is finalizing its proposals to apply …..

Institutional – WPS

ABILITY | PC-ACE Release 2.9 Institutional Newsletter • January 2016. 1.
Reminder: New name. In April 2015 it was announced System Designs, Inc. (SDI)
, along with … Integrated the annual HCPCS and HCPCS Modifiers update from
CMS.

2016 CMS Participation Announcement – WPS

their calendar year (CY) 2016 Medicare participation decision by December 31,
2015. … 2015 of tying 30 percent of traditional, or fee-for-service, Medicare
payments to … through programs such as physician value-based payment
modifier (VM). ….. cycles every 3 years for Durable Medical Equipment (DME)
suppliers and.

What's New in Medicare Policy for Seating and Wheeled Mobility …

Jan 30, 2015 … ISS 2015 … DME MAC DME Medicare Administrative Contractor. ▫ CBIC … Jul 1,
2016 HCPCS codes included in a CB Program other than the …

(PQRS) Implementation Guide – American College of Surgeons

Dec 13, 2013 … Appendix D: CMS-1500 Claim PQRS Example … 2016 PQRS payment
adjustment. … PQRS since DME is not paid under the PFS. ….. submits files by
the data submission deadline of February 28, 2015, to be analyzed and ….. CPT II
modifiers are unique to CPT II codes and may be used to report measures …

Error Status Codes with Detailed Descriptions – PA.gov

Dec 1, 2015 … 251 FIRST MODIFIER CODE IS NOT A VALID MODIFIER …. 436 CLAIM DETAIL
MEDICARE ALLOWED AMOUNT IS NOT VALID …… 2015 MATERNITY CARE
CLAIMS – REVIEW ELIGIBILITY. 2016 SERVICES ARE CAPITATED UNDER
LONG TERM CARE CAPITATED ASSISTANCE PROGRAM 1 …

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Correct Coding – 2016 HCPCS Code Annual Update – DME MAC …

Dec 3, 2015 … tables contain only the 2016 HCPCS codes that are applicable to items that fall
within Medicare DME MAC jurisdiction. … that allows for submission of a
discontinued code/modifier for claims with dates of service in 2016.

CY2016 Medicare Outpatient Prospective Payment System … – AAMC

Aug 31, 2015 … CY 2016 OPPS Proposed Rule. • Published in Federal … Medicare IPPS: 2
Midnights, Short Stays, RAC Reforms. • Proposed changes …. hospitals report the
. “L1” modifier to identify … supplies, DME as well as prosthetic and …

BCBSM Medicare Plus Blue PPO Manual – BCBSM.com

6 days ago … Revised January 1, 2016 …. DME/P&O, medical suppliers and pharmacists …
Medicare Advantage member cost-share for hospice services ……………………………..
…………………………………7 …… appropriate modifier when applicable.

March 2015 Medicare B Connection – First Coast Service Options, Inc.

Mar 2, 2015 … Overview and implementation of the value-based modifier program. Provider
types affected …. Durable Medical Equipment. 2015 update for ….. reduction in
Medicare payment through March 31, 2016. (sequestration). Claims …

Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System

Jul 8, 2015 … Medicare Program: Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and … (ASC)
payment system for CY 2016 to implement applicable …. DMEPOS Durable
Medical Equipment,. Prosthetic …… be made. The ''L1'' modifier would still.

January 1, 2016 DME Amendment FAQs – Empire Blue Cross Blue …

6 days ago … This change in reimbursement applies to both Medicare Advantage Individual
and … What is the effective date of the change? The DME fee schedule update is
effective Jan. 1, 2016. Which Empire …. RA modifiers? Content …

What's New in Medicare Policy for Seating and Wheeled Mobility …

Jan 30, 2015 … DME MAC DME Medicare Administrative Contractor. ▫ CBIC. Competitive Bidding
… Jul 1, 2016 HCPCS codes included in a CB Program other than the Round 1 …
Claims submitted with GA, GY or EY modifiers. (not medically …

April 2015 Medicare Advisory for J11 Part B – Palmetto GBA

Apr 1, 2015 … Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) …
The J11 Part B Medicare Advisory contains coverage, billing and other
information for ….. Beginning with the 2016 Value Modifier, based on 2014 …

Medicaid Provider Manual – Department of Human Services

Date: January 1, 2016. Page 1. MEDICAID …. supplies, durable medical
equipment, orthotics, and … integrates Medicare and Medicaid benefits into one.

Medical Fee Guideline Frequently Asked Questions – Texas …

The applicable conversion factors for calendar year 2016 are provided in Table 1
. …. Is it necessary for the health care provider to use a modifier to indicate that
the medical … The Medicare Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics.

DME MAC Jurisdiction A Resource – September 2015 – NHIC, Corp.

Sep 16, 2015 … ICD-10. Medicare Fee-For-Service (FFS) Claims Processing Guidance for
Implementing International ….. Correct Coding – Modifiers – AU, AV, and AW –
Joint DME MAC Publication (GEN) . ….. You cannot use dates in 2016 or.

Oregon Medicaid Professional Billing Instructions – Oregon.gov

Oregon Medicaid providers. January 2016 …. Quick reference: How to submit a
Medicare-Medicaid claim . …. Durable Medical Equipment. ▫ Family Planning …..
the [search] link next to this field to search for a modifier by code or description.

Medicare B News – Jurisdiction E – Part B

Feb 24, 2014 … Medicare B News | Noridian Medicare B Jurisdiction E | February 2014. 2 ……
Based Payment Modifier, for 2016 CMS is finalizing its proposals to apply the …..
“Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies …

(PQRS) Implementation Guide – American College of Surgeons

Dec 13, 2013 … Appendix D: CMS-1500 Claim PQRS Example. 37 … 2016 PQRS payment
adjustment. … PQRS since DME is not paid under the PFS. ….. CPT II modifiers
are unique to CPT II codes and may be used to report measures by …

Modifier Tables – Tufts Health Plan

Tufts Health Plan recognizes industry-standard modifiers in all four modifier fields
for all aspects of …. Medicare/Medicaid Care Level II … 5 SQ modifier is to be
used with HCPCS DME code(s) to indicate item ordered for home health services
and must be … January 2016: Added information regarding MA and RI CRNAs.

MHA Today – Missouri Hospital Association

Dec 10, 2015 … CMS Releases FY 2016 Inpatient PPS HAC Results … 16, deadline for 2016
value modifier informal review. Dec. … fee schedule corrections for 2016
Medicare durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies.

January 2016 Medicare A Newsline – Cahaba Government Benefit …

6 days ago … The Medicare A Newsline provides information for those providers … Modifier 53.
… Payment System (PPS) For Calendar Year (CY) 2016. …… Durable Medical
Equipment Medicare Administrative Contractors (DME MACs) for.

Durable Medical Equipment (DME) – TMHP.com

CSHCN Services Program Provider Manual–January 2016. 17.3.19 Wheelchairs
. … 17.3.21 Noncovered Rehabilitative and Therapeutic DME . ….. Providers
should use the following procedure codes and modifiers to submit claims for
strollers. Levels 2 and 3 … nonspecialized equipment at Medicare-allowable
rates.

September Special Edition – HealthPartners

Sep 1, 2015 … By now you should have received your 2016 market basket with the new fee
schedule. … Modifier. Description. XXXXX. GK. DME or Hearing Aid. XXXXX. GA
… For Medicare products: Please refer to the HealthPartners …

Medicare Coverage of Enteral Nutrition Therapy – Nestlé Health …

A Durable Medical Equipment Medicare Administrative Contractor Information
Form …. After Round 2, but before 2016, competitively bid rates would need to be
… A supplier must utilize appropriate billing codes and modifiers depending on …

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OIG 2015 Work Plan – Office of Inspector General – HHS.gov

OIG's funding that is directed toward oversight of the Medicare and Medicaid
programs … We conduct audits, evaluations, and investigations; provide
guidance to ….. Power mobility devices—Supplier compliance with payment
requirements .

National Medical Policy – Health Net

Oct 11, 2012 … Will Medicare pay for outpatient physical, occupational or speech …. For plan
years commencing on or after January 1, 2016, “habilitative services” ….. patients
underwent other forms of OT or PT in addition to study intervention. … Mobility
evaluation and training, when included as part of an overall PT.

Proposed Rule for FY 2016 IPPS LTCH (.pdf) – American Physical …

Jun 12, 2015 … RE: Medicare Program; Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment … applicable
adjustments, the proposed FY 2016 IPPS market basket is 1.1 … an Admission
and Discharge Functional Assessment and a Care …. Measure: Discharge
Mobility Score for Medical Rehabilitation …. information on the claim form.

Texas Medicaid Provider Enrollment Application.pdf – TMHP.com

Revised 12/01/15 | Effective 01/01/2016 … All providers are categorized by the
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS)-defined risk levels of limited, moderate,.

skilled nursing facility services – Medicare Payment Advisory …

In the first year (2016), there would be …. from a standardized patient assessment
instrument—the ….. a form of risk adjustment, differentiating patients based ….
mobility improvement is the average rates of improvement in bed mobility,
transfer, …

Chapter 23: Equipment and Supplies

Chapter 23 – Equipment and Supplies – Revised 1/4/2016 … DME determined by
Medicare to require frequent and substantial servicing is not subject to the 13-
month …. Hospital bed semi‐electric (head and foot adjustment) with any type
side rails, … Form fitting conductive garment for delivery of (TENS) or
Neuromuscular.

in-home risk assessment programs: what medicare wants – Berkeley …

Mar 25, 2015 … Health plans participating in the Medicare Advantage (MA) program have a
history of … In its 2016 Advance Notice proposal, released on February 20, 2015,
CMS … Assessment for self-care ability, mobility, frailty, and depression ….
Developing an in-home assessment form in accordance with standard …

Federal Register/Vol. 80, No. 248/Monday, December 28, 2015 …

Dec 28, 2015 … be filed in their native format (e.g., .doc, .xml, .ppt, searchable .pdf). … Deputy
Chief, Mobility Division, Wireless … OMB desk officer by January 27, 2016. …
2016). The 2016 Medicare occupational mix survey will be applied beginning
with the FY 2019 …. Planning, Research and Evaluation, 330. C Street …

Provider Manual Medicare Advantage – AgeWell New York

1 H4922_AWNY_Provider Manual 2015-2016. Provider Manual. Medicare
Advantage Prescription Drug (MA-PD) Plan. And. Dual Special Needs …..
Member satisfaction, including the evaluation of grievances and appeals …
Provider Information Change Form ….. New York members who require audio,
visual, mobility aids.

View the program – the International Seating Symposium

Please see registration form (on back of brochure) for details. … 2016 if you
cannot attend and would like another person to come in your place. … Pro
Medicare s.r.l. …. including assessment and intervention for sitting and mobility
from.

March 2015 • Vol. 14 No. 3 Serving the Seating & Mobility Professional

Mar 1, 2015 … life example using Medicare funding for complex rehab technology (CRT), and
how … top factors to consider during seating & mobility evaluations in the past,
but deeper … following form: FirstinitialLastname@1105media.com …… 1, 2016,
when these codes are used on complex rehab wheelchairs, they will …

USE THIS RESOURCE GUIDE 2015-2016 … – Larimer County

Welcometo the. 2015-2016 ANSWERS ON AGING RESOURCE GUIDE … Guide,
please complete and submit a form online at: … Via Mobility Services …… Hands
on assistance with Long Term Care Medicaid and Medicare Savings Program
applications. ….. University offering therapy and psychological evaluation
services.

The President's Budget Fiscal Year 2016 Middle … – The White House

The President's 2016 Budget is designed to bring middle class economics …
Double funding for early education research and evaluation to support: ….
mobility, academic performance and other outcomes for HUD-assisted families. …
In addition, the Budget would provide targeted access to Medicare data by health
research.

411-054: Residential Care and Assisted Living Facilities – DHS home

411-054-0034 Resident Move-In and Evaluation …………………………….. 44 …. (
Temporary Effective 01/01/2016 to 06/28/2016) … hygiene, mobility (ambulation
and transfer), elimination (toileting, bowel, and bladder …. Centers for Medicare
and Medicaid Services. ….. (a) A completed application form with the required fee

Agency on Aging News – nwkaaa

to update your forms, but they're actually looking for a way to steal your identity—
Le. … Client Assessment, Referral and Evaluation (CARE): Provides pre-
admission … Information on the 2016 plans will also be available on the
Medicare website after … of assistive technology equipment ranging from hearing
aids to mobility.

2015 – 2016 Easter Seals Respite & Camp Application

2015 – 2016 Camp Application … the medication form and bring to camp. Any
amount owed will be … (you will need to complete a financial aid form available
by email or mail). • Medicaid. ….. Medicare #: … MOBILITY AND SPECIAL
APPLIANCES. Indicate …. caregivers will also receive an evaluation form to help
us improve …

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Seclusion and Restraint …

the right to be free from restraint or seclusion, of any form, imposed as a means of
… as soon as possible based on an individualized patient assessment and …..
limit mobility, or temporarily immobilize the patient during medical, dental, …

Alternate Health Care Facilities and Coding Guidelines – Cengage …

2016 Cengage Learning®. … training, clinical and technical assistance, health
care services, and diagnosis and evaluation of individuals … Medicare authorizes
hospice as “periods of care,” and a hospice patient is eligible ….. Form CMS-485 (
C-3) (02-94) (Print Aligned) …… reducing pain and promoting maximal mobility.

2016 PPTA WINTER NEWSLETTER

The PQRS measures are another program Medicare has enacted and, although
…. in Jan 2016; this will start a process where a new member will be elected each
….. In summary, critical evaluation of professional development and clinical ….
importance of mobility in general and detailed their researched approach when.

Idaho Commission on Aging's State Plan on Aging 2012-2016

Oct 16, 2012 … Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act/Aging and Disability ….
Public Transportation Idaho Mobility Council . …. this State Plan is October 1,
2012 through September 30, 2016. … Assessment by conducting a new and
revised statewide survey. ….. a public online format for Idaho caregivers.

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May 2014 Key For Icons – Cahaba Government Benefit Administrators

May 26, 2014 … The Medicare B Newsline provides information for those providers who submit
claims to …… RARC N519 – Invalid combination of HCPCS modifiers. …. order
diabetic supplies is effective July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2016.

39-page letter – California Medical Association

Sep 2, 2014 … Value-Based Modifier and the Physician Sunshine Act reporting requirements. ….
2016 Medicare Physician Payment Schedule. …… Jha, A.K, Joynt, K.E., Orav, E.J.,
and Epstein, A.M. “The Long-Term Effect of Premier Pay for …

Gregg Laiben's Presentation Slides – The Kansas City Medical Society

Sep 22, 2015 … Medicare Advantage penetration growth at a national level (and a …. o Physician
Quality Reporting System, Value-based Modifier … necessary to determine if the
physician is destined for APM or MIPS route. 2015. 2016. 2017.

AHIMA Advantage – AHIMA Body of Knowledge – American Health …

Jun 1, 2012 … face payment adjustments under Medicare. AHIMA staff ….. Best Practices for
Modifier Usage …. SUe e. bowMan. RHIA, CCS. wiSConSin HiMa CSa d t h ep ke
. ” t ny ….. Involvement in Vision 2016: Roadmap 2012 to Reality.

Academic Medicine Last Pages: An Infographic Collection – AAMC

May 14, 2013 … Hauer KE, Kohlwes J, Cornett P, et al. …. Adviser, Center for Medicare &
Medicaid Innovation, Centers for Medicare ….. costs from 2014 to 2016; 95% in
2017; and 90% in 2020 and beyond. 93% …. based” payment modifier.

Download the paper – Brookings Institution

Jul 24, 2015 … 2016, moving to 50% of payments by the close of 2018.[4] This goal was
reinforced by Congress with the passage of the “Medicare Access and CHIP
Reauthorization Act of ….. model could test a FFS modifier for specific add-on
services. ….. Kocher, K.E., J.B. Dimick, and B.K. Nallamothu, Changes in the …

Prolia®, demosumab (effective July 1, 2015) – The Regence Group

Aug 11, 2010 … Next Review Date: March 2016. Effective Date: July 1, … commercial, fully
insured members only (does not apply to Medicare). Denosumab …

this review – EPID 600 – teaching site

May 6, 2015 … ly at federal expense through 2016 — to include all adults with incomes ….
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) that penalized …

PDF (752K) – Annual Reviews

Dec 11, 2015 … Public Health 2016. 37:3.1–3.21. The Annual Review of …. Outcomes, exposures,
confounders, effect modifiers and/or mediators. Vital signsb.

There Are Important Reasons For Delaying … – Health Affairs

Mar 21, 2012 … SNOMED CT), we recommend that the Centers for Medicare and. Medicaid
Services …. and episode modifiers. In fact …. publication expected around 2016.
ICD-11 is …. 9 Chute CG, Cohn SP, Campbell KE,. Oliver DE …

Quality and Value of Nuclear Medicine and … – Results Direct

ation of Medicare and Medicaid programs during President. Johnson's …..
Starting in 2017, the payment modifier will apply to all …. cost for providing
temporary patches through 2016 and …. Hernandez MB, Salguero PB, DeMuth
KE, et al.

Adverse Events After Outpatient Colonoscopy in the Medicare …

Jun 16, 2009 … Use of colorectal cancer screening by Medicare beneficia- … From: http://annals.
org/ by a Googlebot User on 01/05/2016 …… Janz NK, Wren PA, Schottenfeld D,
Guire KE. ….. HCPCS modifier code for incomplete procedure.

2015 Membership Brochure – MGMA – Northwest Missouri

Jan 13, 2015 … Topic: PQRS (Meaningful Use/Value Based Modifier. Speaker: … Schedules.
2015-2016. Meeting. Schedules. 2015-2016. 2016. January 12 …

Advancing heart health in North Carolina primary care: the Heart …

tients covered by Medicare and Medicaid, we will also be able ….. modifiers for
the effect of primary care practice support … intervention beginning January 2016
. …. Nutting PA, Crabtree BF, Stewart EE, Miller WL, Palmer RF, Stange KC, et al.

COMMONSENSE – AAEM

Aug 15, 2012 … Medicare tax, which unlike the Social Security tax has no ceiling, ….. Scott K. C.
King, MD FAAEM ….. HCPCS code, modifier and facility versus non-facility. …
ACCME as a provider of continuing medical education until 2016.

Curriculum Vitae: Francesca Dominici, PhD – Harvard University

Dec 9, 2015 … veterans, January 2015-January 2016 ….. the U.S. Medicare Population, Journal
of the Royal Statistical …. Godleski JJ, Gold DR, Hopke PK, Koutrakis P, Li N,
Oberdörster G, Pinkerton KE, ….. 2010 and Their Effect Modifiers.

Reprogramming for cardiac regeneration – Harvard University

Jul 1, 2014 … January 1, 2016 7:15:08 AM EST …. in vivo reprogramming of human MSCs into
CMs and the limited clinical benefits obtained, have led …. changes in the
expression of epigenetic modifiers, which augmented chromatin remodeling and
nuclear …… [41] He E, Yue CY, Simeon F, Zhou LH, Too HP, Tam KC.

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Nov 23, 2015 … December 1, 2015 to November 30, 2016 to Simplex Grinnell, Inc. for 6 time
stamps. … MODIFIER ….. or indirectly ask or receive compensation from patient,
third party payers, Medicare or any … Name (Print): Ke. y-in J. Coo K.

Hal C. Lawrence, III, MD, FACOG Report – American College of …

Apr 28, 2015 … 2015-2016 Ob-GynPAC Election Cycle: Off to a great start! 1. … the NHSC, to
repeal the IPAB and for Medicaid to Medicare Parity. …. Resubmit claims using a
-59 modifier after April 1st for payment. ….. James K. C. Wang, MD.

Draft POC and Field Training – National Association of States United …

Sep 18, 2014 … State develops tiered payment rates or modifiers to a base … CMS is offering
technical assistance to states to in regard … Data Source: Lakin, K.C. MSIS and
NCI data from 4 states (1,240 …. increase in costs by June 2016.