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RT Welter Coronavirus Update

Dear Valued RT Welter Customer, Your team at RT Welter is closely monitoring the developments regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19). We are following the guidance from multiple healthcare authorities, including our own medical director, and implementing policies and procedures to keep our employees healthy so we can uphold our commitment of providing quality services to you.   We…

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Medicare COVID-19 Telehealth Billing Update

RT Welter is committed to providing you with the most up to date information regarding billing and coding issues regarding COVID-19. For more information regarding this billing update on Medicare read the article below! The Trump Administration today announced expanded Medicare telehealth coverage that will enable beneficiaries to receive a wider range of healthcare services…

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Telehealth COVID-19 Coding & Billing Updates

Due to the recent outbreak in COVID-19 paired with increased concern for patients to be seen under quarantine conditions, RT Welter is striving to collect all relevant documentation, coding and billing details to help clinicians assure they receive appropriate reimbursement for unique services they are providing. RT Welter recommends checking with your top payors for…

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Anthem Finalizes Beacon Health Acquisition

Anthem has recently finalized its acquisition of Beacon Health. This deal will allow for the expansion of critical behavioral health services, which will provide more care across the country. Read the article below for more information regarding the new changes that will come to Beacon and Anthem. Anthem, Inc. on Monday said it has finalized…

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Cloned Notes

When we go to the doctor, someone puts notes into our file. If you see these notes, some entires might be strikingly similar. This is called cloned notes. Below in this week’s Industry Hot Buttons, we go over cloned notes and how they can be an issue. Read the article below to find out more!…

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Saying Goodbye to Cofinity.net

You may have heard that Cofinity.net is being sunset and we’ll no longer be using directprovider.com. These sites have been replaced with a new secured provider portal at firsthealth.com, a self-serve center that’ll support your network needs by offering claim search functionality, a complete client list, access to news and updates, and much more. Read…

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