Topic: Billing and Coding
UnitedHealthcare wants to see diagnostic codes for services targeting the social needs—such as transportation or healthy meals—expand nationwide.
Catholic health giant Trinity Health is making a big change to centralize its billing processes, a move that could impact 1,650 jobs.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday instructed administration officials to investigate how to prevent surprise medical bills.
Patient billing needs to help patients fulfill their financial obligations, address their concerns upfront and be willing to meet them where they are.
Doctors may have heard a lot about MACRA, but not so much about new patient relationship categories and codes.
A doctor has agreed to pay $3 million to settle claims from improperly billing Medicaid and Medicare programs.
The OIG also found that beneficiaries spent $8.7 million in unnecessary deductibles and coinsurance from 2015-2017.
Anthem must provide testimony requested by federal prosecutors investigating the insurer's retrospective chart review.
CMS will appeal a September legal decision invalidating a 2014 rule with huge implications for insurers, including UnitedHealth.
Physician groups say they hope to work with CMS on a new E/M coding and payment structure to ensure doctors are fairly paid.