ROI FROM HUMANA PRIOR AUTHORIZATION PLATFORM DRIVES NATIONWIDE EXPANSION IN LESS THAN ONE YEAR

The ROI from Humana prior authorization platform is driving a nationwide expansion in less than one year. This expansion will improve healthcare processes and costs. Continue reading below to learn more! “This is a re-imagined PA process, one where expedited approval becomes the standard,” says one Humana executive. KEY TAKEAWAYS Humana’s prior authorization platform authorizes…

Colorado Hospitals in 'Critical Condition' as State Weathers another Surge

Colorado Hospitals in ‘Critical Condition’ as State Weathers another Surge

Colorado hospitals are in ‘Critical Condition’ as the state weathers another surge of covid-19. This surge is putting more stress on healthcare facilities throughout the state as medical staff is already struggling with burnout. Continue reading below to learn more. Patients with other ailments are frustrated, and nurses and doctors are stressed and burned out,…

Evaluation & Management Updates and CPT Code Changes Effective for 2022

After a year of getting accustomed to the new Evaluation and Management guidelines that went into effect on January 1, 2021, the AMA has provided some much-needed clarification around the Medical Decision Making elements as well as what activities are “not” counted when reporting time as the key criterion for code selection Medical Decision Making…

New CPT Add-on Code Accepted for Second Level of Lumbar Total Disc Replacement Procedures

New CPT Add-on Code Accepted for Second Level of Lumbar Total Disc Replacement Procedures

Centinel Spine®, LLC is helping to increase the availability of two-level lumbar disc replacement to patients, with a new CPT code going into effect in January 2023. Providers will be able to utilize this code for the procedure and allow patients experiencing degeneration of the intervertebral discs to seek treatment. Continue reading below to learn…