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Modified: 12/5/2017
This edition includes information on the revised PWK (paperwork) fax/mail cover sheets, which removes the health insurance claim number (HICN) from the forms and replace it with Medicare ID.
Modified: 11/1/2017
This edition includes information regarding quarterly updates to the average sale price drug pricing and drug code changes. Also included is information regarding the mass adjustment effort of 2017-2018 influenza vaccine claims.
Modified: 10/6/2017
This edition includes multiple articles related to Hurricanes Irma, Harvey, and Maria. In included is payment allowances for 2017-2018 seasonal influenza virus vaccines.
Modified: 8/29/2017
This edition includes information regarding the new advance beneficiary notice and the influenza vaccine code update.
Modified: 8/3/2017
This edition includes information regarding the modernized national plan and provider enumeration system (NPPES), which now has a more responsive user interface and a streamlined national provider identifier (NPI) application process.
Modified: 7/7/2017
This edition includes clarification regarding ambulance, July update to the ASC payment system, and October's update to the laboratory national coverage determination edits.
Modified: 6/7/2017
This edition provides information and requirements related to the qualified Medicare beneficiary indicator.
Modified: 5/4/2017
This edition includes a reminder to take the MAC Satisfaction Indicator (MSI) survey before time runs out. Also included is information regarding the revised CMS-588 used for electronic funds transfer.
Modified: 3/30/2017
This edition includes information regarding the provider enrollment revalidation, the remittance and claims adjustment reason code, and the Medicare travel allowance fees for collection of clinical laboratory specimens. It also provides clarifications and revisions to LCDs and updates to the 'Medicare Claims Processing Manual' to correct remittance advice messages.
Modified: 3/7/2017
This edition includes information regarding CLIA waived lab tests, prompt payment interest rate revision, chronic care management services, and a billing clarification of procedure code 96377.
Modified: 2/3/2017
This edition includes information regarding the April average drug pricing update and the 2017 durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies jurisdiction list.
Modified: 1/17/2017
This edition includes deductible, coinsurance and premium rates and a summary of policies in the 2017 Medicare physician fee schedule final rule.
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