5 things doctors need to know about 2020 Medicare fee schedule
A slightly heavier lift from physicians will be required to avoid penalties and earn bonuses under the Merit-based Incentive Payment System.
Ancillary staff: Can they document components of E/M services?
Find out how to debunk the myth that a physician is required to re-document information that has already been documented in the patient’s record by practice staff or by the patient.
Medicare pay should recognize value of surgeons' office visits
The AMA will take a deeper dive into one aspect of the proposal from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
Medicare E/M proposal will slash physicians’ documentation load
AMA has led medicine’s effort to help CMS cut E/M office visit coding-and-documentation requirements while rewarding more time spent with patients.
Relief from administrative burden key to proposed Medicare fee schedule
The AMA appreciates Administrator Seema Verma and CMS proposing policy changes that prioritize patients over paperwork and let doctors be doctors.
AMA/AHIMA Outpatient CDI Workshop & CPT® and RBRVS 2020 Annual Symposium
Learn from experts on CPT®, RBRVS and Medicare payment policy during the 2020 AMA/AHIMA Outpatient CDI Workshop and the CPT® and RBRVS 2020 Annual Symposium being held Nov. 19-22 in Chicago.
Supreme Court to Medicare: Seek feedback before changing rules
In a victory for physicians and patients, the government must disclose any changes to the program and gather input before making anything final.