Tagged with 2023

Get Ready for the CPT E/M Codes Changes in 2023

The New Year means medical practices must be ready for new code and guideline changes regarding CPT Evaluation and Management (E/M).    The American Medical Association (AMA) released the guidelines regarding these medical codes effective January 1, 2023. Practices must be aware of them to prevent payment delays and run their businesses smoothly.    These changes include 225 new…

CMS Released the Proposed Outpatient Prospective Payment Rule for 2023

CMS proposed changes to determine payment rates for Medicare services paid under the OPPS and ASC payment system for CY by 2.7%.   CMS estimates that total payments to OPPS and ASC providers for CY 2023 will be approximately $86.2B and $5.4B, respectively.   Formal comments on the rule are accepted until September 13, 2022.…