Tagged with HIPAA
CMS, on December 28th, issued a Survey and Certification Memorandum (S&C Memo) to state survey agencies to clarify and reinforce its position that it prohibits physicians and health care providers from texting orders.
Healthcare New England (HNE) has issued updated anesthesia guidelines surrounding the use CPT codes and claim submissions.
Effective December 8, Anthem EDI began implementation of a new edit related to independent laboratory claims which reduces the processing time and manual intervention for lab claims.
CMS’ newly released fact sheet explains how Administrative Simplification standards streamline day-to-day tasks such as billing, verifying patient eligibility, sending and receiving payment.
The Delaware Department of Insurance is investigating a security breach involving subcontractors of Highmark BlueCross BlueShield of Delaware: Summit Reinsurance Services Inc. and BCS Financial Corp.
Effective November 1, for participating providers and August 1, for non-participating providers, UnitedHealthcare will require CLIA Number on Laboratory Claims submitted on a CMS 1500 form or HIPAA 5010 837 P file.