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ADVOCATE Supports Those Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

Recently, Texas, Louisiana, and the Gulf Coast were impacted by Hurricane Harvey with devastating floods, tornadoes, and more. Currently, more than 18 ADVOCATE customers, their employees and their families reside in the affected area and are active members of their local communities.


Novitas Changes its Policy on Date of Service

In response to the American College of Radiology (ACR) and Radiology Business Management Association (RBMA), the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC), Novitas Solutions Inc., has revised its date of service (DOS) policy to now enable radiologists in more than 14 states and cities to bill for Medicare services using either the date of the technical exam or the date of professional interpretation as the DOS.


Patient-Facing Status Now Available

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has published additional clarifying information regarding Eligible Clinician’s (EC) patient facing status.