Anesthesia News


Date Title
November 08 2017 2018 QPP and MPFS Final Rules Released
November 08 2017 CMS Announces Transition of eCQMs to CQL for CY2019 Reporting Periods
November 08 2017 CMS Issues Guidance on Information Blocking Prevention in MIPS
November 08 2017 New Medicaid Policy to Combat Opioid Crisis by Increasing Treatment Access
November 08 2017 House Votes to Continue CHIP Funding
September 28 2017 CPT 2018 Update Brings New E/M Codes, Mass Revisions and Revised Guidelines
August 16 2017 FY 2018 Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System Final Rule Released
August 16 2017 FY 2018 Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities Final Rules Released
August 16 2017 Medicare Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Rates to Increase by $45 Million in FY 2018
August 16 2017 PA – DHS Notifies 100,000 Medicaid Consumers in Region of Pending Changes
August 16 2017 TX – House Approves Bill to Reverse Medicaid Cuts to Children’s Therapy Services
August 16 2017 FL – Medicaid Waiver Receives CMS Approval
July 28 2017 Humana Anesthesia Modifiers for Anesthesia Services Code Edit
July 28 2017 CMS Releases Proposed 2018 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) and Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)
October 11 2016 New HCPCS Codes Now Effective
August 30 2016 Humana Updating Anesthesia Claim Processing Edits
July 28 2016 CT Colonography Approved for Cancer Screening
July 25 2016 Proposed 2017 MPFS Eliminates Moderate Sedation from GI Procedures
July 22 2016 Bundled Payments Arrive for Anesthesia
July 21 2016 Anesthesia Use in Colonoscopies Leads to New Concerns