Ortho eNewsletter- July 2013

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Ortho eNewsletter- July 2013

  1. 1. July 2013 In This Issue 1.1 ICD-10 Webinar Series - Make Sure You Get Paid on October 1, 2014 1.2 Orthopedic Billing and MPPR for Selected Therapy Services 2.3 Using Business Intelligence and Analytics for Orthopedic Billing 2.4 Healthcare Insurance Marketplaces: What You Need to Know www.healthinfoservice.com (855) RING-HIS 350 S. Northwest Highway Suite 200 Park Ridge, IL 60068 Orthopedic Billing and MPPR for Selected Therapy Services We’re sure you are already very familiar with the fact that the CMS applies a Multiple Procedure Payment Reduction, when more than one coded procedure is performed at the same time on a given patient. Of course, the other commercial insurance carriers do the same. What you may not be aware of is that Medicare has been applying the same logic to Selected Therapy Services. The CMS has been applying a 20% reduction to the Practice Expense (PE) portion of the multiple procedures provided in an office or other non-institutional setting, since January, 2011. Click here to read more. ICD-10 Webinar Series - Make Sure You Get Paid on October 1, 2014 Join Lynn Anderanin, HIS’ Senior Director of Coding Education and Compliance, in the first of three webinars, brought to you by the AAOS Practice Management Committee and Coding, Coverage and Reimbursement Committee. Click here for more information and to register, today!
  2. 2. Have Questions? We’re happy to help. Healthcare Information Services (HIS) (855) RING-HIS 350 S. Northwest Highway, Suite 200 Park Ridge, IL 60068 www.healthinfoservice.com HEALTHCARE INFORMATION SERVICES, L.L.C www.healthinfoservice.com Healthcare Insurance Marketplaces: What You Need to Know Whether or not you agree with healthcare reform, it’s important to know how it’s going to affect you. Unfortunately, it seems like there’s a lot of conflicting information out there. That’s why here at Healthcare Information Services, we think it’s important to lay out the facts. Click here to read the full article. Using Business Intelligence and Analytics for Orthopedic Billing Technology has changed the way business in general is transacted. It has also changed the way a medical practice is managed. You can take advantage of business intelligence and analytics to understand how your practice is functioning, where there are gaps that need to be filled and how to improve your orthopedic billing practices. A business intelligence and analytics system allows you to instantly see the status of your accounts receivable, any areas of weakness in your orthopedic billing practices as well as where there may be unnecessary spending. Click here to read more.

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