8 tips to help you attest for 2016

Meaningful Use Attest 2016

It’s that time of year. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) EHR Incentive Programs attestation opened on January 3. Practices must attest for 2016 by the February 28, 2017 deadline to avoid the 2018 payment adjustment. When it … Continue reading

The ABCs of MACRA: Understanding MIPS vs. APM

MIPS APM 2017

As you prepare for the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) Quality Payment Program (QPP), you have probably heard about the basics of the program, and know that your practice will participate if you bill Medicare more than $30,000 … Continue reading

5 Steps to Help You Prepare for MACRA 2017

MIPS Advancing care information

By now you’ve probably heard of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) legislation. It has been getting attention lately, especially after its long-anticipated (and nearly 2,400-page) final ruling came on October 14, 2016. Perhaps you’ve been pushing MACRA … Continue reading

8 steps to better reimbursement with ICD-10

Care360 medical billing

When the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Edition (ICD-10) clinical cataloging system went into effect for the U.S. healthcare industry on October 1, 2015, it reflected modern advances in clinical treatment and medical devices. It also caught the U.S. up … Continue reading