Navigating the Payment Process

Reflecting the reality that physicians and their staff spend an increasing amount of time engaging with technology to enhance and improve patient care, the 2019 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set that takes effect Jan. 1 provides health professionals the codes they need to get paid for emerging services.

2019 CPT codes offer new paths to payment for digital medicine

Reflecting the reality that physicians and their staff spend an increasing amount of time engaging with technology to enhance and improve patient care, the 2019 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set that takes effect Jan. 1 provides health professionals the codes they need to get paid for emerging services.

Up your MIPS score by tallying efforts to prevent chronic disease

Alignment is an often-used word in health care, and the AMA is demonstrating what it can look like by giving physicians engaged in critical efforts to prevent heart disease and diabetes a road map to earning credit for that work under Medicare’s 2018 Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS).

2017 MIPS final scores reissued, new review deadline set

Avoid these missteps to slash your medical coding audit risk

What does MACRA stand for? What does MIPS stand for? And what does it all mean for your practice and your Medicare payment? Refresh your knowledge of Medicare payment-reform basics and learn about new opportunities.

Medicare payment reform: Answering your QPP FAQs

How to avoid a payment penalty in 2018 MIPS

8 medical coding mistakes that could cost you

Use this type of registry to boost your Medicare bonus

Rebecca Prostko, MD, with the Palm Beach Accountable Care Organization

The secrets behind this physician-only ACO’s success

Geisinger makes quality pledge that lasts a lifetime

Key first steps taken to unleash digital medicine’s potential

Palliative care team pay model closer to Medicare approval

Physician-only ACOs

Physician-only ACOs lead the way on improving quality and savings

Here's a better way to pay for opioid-use disorder treatment

Tips to develop new pay models that work for your practice

This is how physicians get paid. See where you fit.

Healthier Nation Innovation Challenge

Physician-developed solutions make strides in care improvement

Moving to new payment models: What you need to know

Answers to 6 key questions on cost will prep you for new pay era

Where telemedicine has been, where it’s headed