Latest Notices and Updates


Change Request (CR) 10152 eliminates the requirement to use the GT modifier (via interactive
audio and video telecommunications systems) on professional claims for telehealth services.
Use of the telehealth Place of Service (POS) Code 02 certifies that the service meets the
telehealth requirements.


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Anesthesia services furnished in conjunction with and in support of a screening colonoscopy are reported with CPT code 00812.  
Effective for claims with dates of service on or after January 1, 2018, Medicare will pay claim lines with new CPT code 00812 and

waive the deductible and coinsurance.
 


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For claims with Dates of Services January 1 2018, prolong preventive services will be payable by Medicare when billed with an add-on to an applicable preventive services that is payable from the MPFS and cost share will be waived.  G0513 and G0514 for prolonged preventive services will be added as part of this update and cost-share will be waived.


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Effective for claims with dates of service on or after January 1, 2018, the following HCPCS
codes are being replaced: 
 

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New Provider Course: Exercise Therapy as an Alternative to Opioids for Chronic Mechanical Low Back Pain


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Care Coordination Services and Payment for Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) and Federally-Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)
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10/27/2017

To ensure timely payment of claims, please remember to provide documentation of start and end times when billing for time based codes.  Claims that come in without this documentation will be denied.


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Starting in January 2018, Colin Hoobler, PT, DPT, MS, and a team of contributing physicians are leading a course to teach primary care physicians and other health care providers (FNP, PA-C, ND, DC) how to practically apply science to exercise—such as biomechanics, anatomy, and neuroscience—to treat patients with chronic, mechanical low back pain (MLBP) as an alternative to opioids, as well as those who are opioid-addicted. There will be five opportunities in 2018 to participate
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Information regarding New Medical Assistant Workshop
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Update to Provider-based Billing Services Policy 
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