Tom Price, MD. Trump’s Incoming Secretary of HHS

Tom Price, MD. Trump’s Incoming Secretary of HHS

Tom Price’s Vision – Commercial & Individual Encourage Private Exchanges for purchase of individualized products across state lines Create federal Grants for States to create high-risk pools Eliminate individual Mandate Comprehensive Medical Liability Reform allowing conformity to clinical guidelines to serve as an affirmative defense to liability Claims Transparency from insurers to employers and individuals…

2017 CPT Code Changes

2017 CPT Code Changes

Written By: Toni Elhoms, CCS, CPC, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer Director of Coding/Compliance Consulting Services It’s that time of the year again! The new 2017 CPT code changes take effect January 1st. Understanding the myriad of upcoming changes is crucial to obtaining the proper reimbursement for your services! The changes for 2017 address a number of…