Preventing Influenza – Reaching Your Patients 65+ and Feeling Confident for the Upcoming 2016-2016 Season
Date: August 9, 2016
Time: 2:30PM ET/ 1:30 PM CT
Join ACP for a webinar focused on influenza and vaccinating your patients over 65 years. Dr. William Schaffner, MD, MACP, Professor of Preventive Medicine and the Chairman of the Department of Preventive Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, will present on the 2016 – 2017 influenza season recommendations and share strategies for reaching patients 65+. Sign up today and share this learning opportunity with your clinic staff and colleagues! Register Here.
By Dr. C. Michael Soppet
As we approach influenza season, here are a few specific coding and payment items to make sure you receive the maximum allowable reimbursement for vaccines, and their administration.
1. Don’t forget Modifier 25 Many of you are aware of the 1996 Medicare and Medicaid Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI or CCI). To avoid over-payment for certain services, the NCCI intended to ensure that coding standards were uniform for Medicare claims submissions. One method was to promote certain computerized automatic “edits” to claims reviewed by Medicare Administrators for the different Medicare Area Contractors (i.e., companies who administer… Continue reading
We invite you to Join us at our 2017 Scientific Meeting on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Renaissance Newark Airport Hotel in Elizabeth.
Plans are underway to provide a place where you can unwind, reconnect with your peers and revive your passion for medicine. We are also planning a post conference workshop to help us all learn more about MACRA and MIPS and what it will mean to our practice.
Connect to the New Jersey Chapter’s rich source of knowledge, content, and networking. Mark your calendar and watch this space for… Continue reading