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Additional Medicare Payment Content

Busting Payment Myths (and Regulating Your Expectations), Part 5

Aug 4, 2020 / Perspective

In an effort to get everyone on the same page, I'm debunking some of the most prevalent Medicare myths I've been seeing lately on social media and in other venues.

Therapy Associations Call on Congress and CMS to Stop Medicare Payment Cuts

Aug 4, 2020 / Statement

CMS recommends significant payment reductions to more than three dozen health care provider groups for in the 2021 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule.

Busting Payment Myths (and Regulating Your Expectations) Part 4

Jul 29, 2020 / Perspective

Dry Needling Payment, Telehealth Audits

CMS Suspends Advanced Payment Program, Will 'Reevaluate' Accelerated Payment

Apr 27, 2020 / News

April 27, 2020: The programs curtailed by CMS require recipients to pay back the funds received.

Busting Medicare Part B Myths (and Regulating Your Expectations) Part 3

Feb 25, 2020 / Perspective

In an effort to get everyone on the same page, I'm debunking some of the most prevalent Medicare myths I've been seeing lately on social media and in other venues.

Busting Medicare Part B Myths (and Regulating Your Expectations), Part 2

Dec 27, 2019 / Perspective

Debunking some of the most prevalent Medicare myths.

APTA, AOTA, ASHA: New Home Health Payment System No Reason to Compromise Care

Dec 20, 2019 / News

APTA and two other organizations are urging HHAs to keep patient access front-and-center and avoid "unnecessary staffing changes."

Busting Medicare Part B Myths (and Regulating Your Expectations) Part 1

Dec 19, 2019 / Perspective

Debunking some of the most prevalent Medicare myths.

Your Questions Answered

Dec 1, 2019 / Column

Use the information and resources here to get the details you need on regulatory compliance and related legal issues.

Final Outpatient Payment Rule From CMS Eases Supervision, Moves Ahead With ...

Nov 5, 2019 / Review

Continued trends toward easing supervision burdens.


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