CPT© Coding Update for CY16

Webinar “CPT© Update 2016” begins Thursday, January 7, 2015 at Noon Eastern (9:00 am Pacific)

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CHANGE is the word of the year for 2016! From the routine changes in rules and regulations which we expect to see annually (generally in the final rule) to the introduction of two completely new code sets with the implementation of ICD-10-CM and PCS, it has been a whirlwind of change this year. CPT© for […]

CMS Inpatient Only List CY2016

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This is a zip file for download. CPT® license agreement required. 2016 OPPS Final Rule Addenda – Opens in a new window (The 2016 Inpatient Only List is here as Addendum E.) It is available as an Excel file or as a Text file. For additional information on the OPPS Final Rule see this document. […]

OPPS Final Rule 2016

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The 2016 OPPS Final Rule (effective January 1, 2016) is now available. Here’s the first paragraphs: This final rule with comment period revises the Medicare hospital outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) and the Medicare ambulatory surgical center (ASC) payment system for CY 2016 to implement applicable statutory requirements and changes arising from our continuing experience […]