This edition includes an uplifting article regarding a provider’s experience with First Coast's Web tools and information regarding the prepayment medical review audit for CPT® codes 99223 and 99233 billed by internal medicine specialty.
The July 2014 edition of Medicare B Connection includes information on a temporary delay in implementing national coverage determination (NCD) 20.8.3 and the interest rate change for payment of claims not paid timely.
This edition includes information regarding the contractor requirement to post the negative adjustment limiting charge amounts for electronic health record (EHR) and physician quality reporting system (PQRS).
This edition includes information on the 2014 update to the clinical laboratory fee schedule and laboratory services subject to reasonable charge payment.
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