The tetanus vaccine CPT code is 90703. Medicare does not currently pay for the Tetanus vaccines as they consider it preventive and it doesn’t happen… Read More »How do we get paid for a tetanus shot for a Medicare patient?
Effective January 1, 2011, the MCP (Monthly Capitation Payment) physician (or practitioner) must furnish at least one face-to-face patient visit per month for the home… Read More »Instructions for Billing of Monthly Home Dialysis MCP services
Claims Modifiers for Use in the Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Competitive Bidding Program Modifier J4-DMEPOS Item Subject to DMEPOS Competitive Bidding… Read More »DMEPOS Modifiers – Competitive Bidding Program
Does a Part B deductible or coinsurance apply to adult immunizations covered by Medicare? Neither a Part B deductible nor coinsurance applies to the seasonal… Read More »Seasonal Influenza Virus, Pneumococcal and Hepatitis B – FAQs
2011 Physician Quality Reporting System (“Physician Quality Reporting,” formerly known as Physician Quality Reporting Initiative or PQRI). Each measure is assigned a unique number. Measure… Read More »2011 PQRS / PQRI Gastroenterology Measure Specifications
Effective Jan 1, 2011 Medicare would cover Annual Wellness Visit (AWV), Including Personalized Prevention Plan Services (PPPS) Medicare already covers “Welcome to Medicare” physical exam… Read More »Medicare coverage for Physical Examination services