The long anticipated Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) 2018 proposed rule was released on June 20.READ MORE
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The Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 (PAMA), mandates all referring physicians are required to consult appropriate use criteria (AUC) prior to ordering advanced diagnostic imaging services for Medicare patients, performed in specifically identified settings, starting on January 1, 2018.READ MORE
Six radiologists, Norman Regional Hospital Authority and a former hospital administrator have agreed to pay the federal government more than $1.6 million to settle a federal lawsuit over Medicare false claims allegations.READ MORE
As with prior years when the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) was in place, there were several options to choose from to report quality measures to CMS.READ MORE
Effective January 1, 2017, CMS has instituted nationwide billing requirements for discarded Part B drugs and biologicals.READ MORE