Imaging Center News

News that affects Imaging Center Reimbursement.

Date Title
December 14 2017 Final Rule Scraps Mandatory Hip, Cardiac Bundled Payment Models
December 14 2017 CY 2018 CLFS – Final Payment Rates and Crosswalking/Gapfilling Determinations
December 14 2017 Medicare HOPPS, ASC Rates and Policies Finalized for CY 2018
December 14 2017 New Positron Emission Tomography Radiopharmaceutical/Tracer Unclassified Codes
November 29 2017 Insurers Praise Medicare Advantage Alternative Payment Models Demonstration Project
November 29 2017 CMS Reinforces Rule Prohibiting Billing Dually Eligible Individuals Enrolled in Qualified Medicare Beneficiary Program
November 29 2017 2018 Medicare Parts A, B Premiums and Deductibles Announced
November 29 2017 Humana CPT Code Edits for Certain Specialties
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
October 10 2017 2018 eCQM Value Set Addendum for EPs, ECs Released
October 10 2017 MITA Issues Guidelines for Live Model Ultrasound Scanning
September 28 2017 Harvard Pilgrim – Prior Authorization for Select Hip, Knee, and Shoulder Surgeries
September 13 2017 TX – Medicaid Proposes Reimbursement Cuts of at least 10% for Several Specialties
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