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ICD-10 Grace Period

By Coding and Auditing, DM Newsflashes
CMS ANNOUNCES ICD-10 GRACE PERIOD You can take a small sigh of relief about the looming Oct. 1 implementation deadline for ICD-10. There is no delay coming, but for one year after October 1, 2015, CMS will pay for all claims that don't have the correct ICD-10 codes as long as the codes used are in...
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Tax Extender Update

By Accounting, DM Newsflashes
NEWSFLASH: Tax Extender Update By Blake King, CPA, MAcc, CVA | December 19, 2014 As has become the trend over the last few years, Congress waited until the last minute to extend tax provisions for 2014. On December 16, the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014 (TIPA) was passed and is expected to be signed...
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Drug Testing Reimbursement Delays Possible for 2014

By DM Newsflashes
Drug Testing Reimbursement Delays Possible for 2014 By Kevin Townsend, CMPE, CPC, CPMA | December 16, 2014 The American Medical Association (AMA) created 63 new codes describing a series of tests for the presence of various drugs. The codes include both presumptive tests and definitive tests. They are intended to replace the existing CPT codes and...
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