From NGS Medicare Alerts:

From NGS Medicare Alerts:Prevent Claim Rejections: Beneficiary Name and Health Insurance Claim Number Must MatchIt has come to our attention that many providers in Jurisdiction K are submitting claims in which the beneficiary’s name and Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN), also known as the Medicare number, do not match.

Accessing your QRURs

Accessing your QRURs Important for VBM! Direct from CMS: PV-PQRS Users: Set up Your EIDM Account CMS transitioned Individuals Authorized Access to CMS Computer Services (IACS) accounts to the Enterprise Identity Management System (EIDM). As of July 13, 2015, an IACS account can no longer be used to access a group or solo practitioner’s Quality […]

CMS and AMA Announce Efforts to Help Providers Get Ready For ICD-10

With less than three months remaining until the nation switches from ICD-9 to ICD-10 coding for medical diagnoses and inpatient hospital procedures, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the American Medical Association (AMA) are announcing efforts to continue to help physicians get ready ahead of the October 1 deadline. In response to […]

Proposed Rule from CMS

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has opened registration for a national provider call related to the soon-to-be released 2016 Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule.