RT Welter
Medical News

Enter your email address to receive weekly content updates including free medical quickinars, upcoming events, useful tips and industry related news updates. Free medical knowledge delivered straight to your inbox… Register now!

Incident-To Audit Alert

Recently the Office of Inspector General’s (OIG) website has posted cases of recent penalties that practices and providers have been charged due to incorrect billing of Incident-To. Are you at risk? The numbers are stomach turning and something that every practice should be aware of. We aren’t just talking about the huge hit in penalties,…

Details

Happy Doctor’s Day from RT Welter

RT Welter and Associates acknowledges the contributions of physicians to the overall health and well being of our communities. We would like to wish all physicians and specialists a very Happy Doctor’s Day, 2019. We value your service and dedication.   March 30th marks the annual observation of National Doctors Day.  This day was established to…

Details

Code Spotlight — Remote Patient Monitoring Services

Just another piece in the telehealth puzzle, Remote Patient Monitoring, or RPM, is adding to the patient/provider relationship. New CPT codes 99453, 99454, and 99457 allow for reimbursement of services providers can utilize to manage and coordinate care at home. Best yet, code 99457 can be reported by clinical staff such as RN’s and medical…

Details

Revision to UnitedHealthcare Consultation Services Policy

RT Welter and Associates would like to notify our clients of recent changes in the UnitedHealthcare Consultation Services Policy. For specialist providers, this is a huge cut in reimbursement! Read below for more information and contact RT Welter to help strategize how your practice can “make-up” this revenue! Revision to the Consultation Services Policy UnitedHealthcare…

Details