This edition includes information on new system edits and guidelines related to new patient visits billed within three years by the same provider or different provider in the same group with the same specialty.
This edition promotes the Medicare Administrative contractor satisfaction indicator (MSI), which is a tool that measures your satisfaction with Medicare claims administrative contractors that serve you.
This edition includes a provider's insight on the electronic health record (EHR) incentive program. Since January 2011, 180,000 health care providers have received $10.3 billion in payments for participating in the EHR incentive program.
This edition includes information regarding Medicare deductibles, the 2013 laboratory fee schedule and prescription drug monitoring programs.
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