As you may be aware United Healthcare and its Secure Horizons product line has recently taken interest in the use of CPT code 99211 with a sudden increase in audit activity. Along with UHC, more and more payers are requesting notes in an effort to verify proper provider documentation, coding and claims payments.
Medicare Revalidation – Medicare requires that ALL enrolled providers and Suppliers to revalidate enrollment information every 5 years. The revalidation initiative is currently in process and will continue through March 2015. You have 60 days from the date of the revalidation notice to submit your application(s).
Did you know?: RT Welter has several long term training affiliations with local, regional and national residency training programs. We routinely meet with the residents (1st year, 2nd year and 3rd year’s) to teach and discuss coding, contracting and business principals of healthcare. Does your residency program need industry experts to come speak to the residents?
Colorado’s Primary Care Fund provides grants to healthcare providers who care for underserved populations and meet specific qualifications.
Did you know that Medicare is having ALL providers re-validate over the next 2 years? This has to be done right, on-time, even with the proper color ink! Don’t leave this to chance or to someone who does not have experience.
We have found that CPC Certification NOW will allow for a much easier transition to ICD-10 than waiting for ICD-10 to be incorporated into the CPC exam. If you are thinking about becoming certified – do it today!
Gone are the days where we used to sit on opposite sides of the table and throw rocks at each other.
Todd Welter talks about the pitfalls of credentialing. Who has to do it and the services required.
Award winning MicroMD version 7.6 is ready! If you are on MicroMD PM and/or EMR and not on version 7.6 please call our sister company Medical Data Management Group at 303.396.6485 or log on at www.MedicalDataManagementGroup.com
Payers make mistakes – If you find that you are swimming in appeals, payment errors, loading issues, late payments, improper adjustments, etc. it may be a Credentialing issue, it may be a bad contract. We have solutions.