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December 2014 Medicare B Newsline – Cahaba GBA

Dec 2, 2014 … Modifier 59 – Important Notice Reminder………………. … 2015 Annual Update of
Healthcare Common Procedure ….. The barcode sheet helps:.

February 2015 – BCBSGA

Feb 2, 2015 … We do not suggest that you keep a manual list or “cheat sheet” because that ……
will be included in our Modifier 59 (Distinct Procedural Service) …

Fall 2014 Part B Communique – WPS

Dec 1, 2014 … 2015 Annual Update of HCPCS Codes for SNF CB Update (MM ……
CR8863discusses changes to HCPCS modifier -59, a modifier which is used ….. “
ICD-10-CM/PCS The Next Generation of Coding,” Fact Sheet, ICN 901044,.

Coding and Billing – Beaumont Health System

February 7, 2015 …. CMS will initially accept either a -59 modifier or the more
selective -X … Use LCD Cheat Sheets to assist in diagnosis code selection.

September 2014 – Yale School of Medicine

Oct 1, 2014 … 59. Extension of Provider Enrollment Moratoria for Home Health Agencies and
Part B Ambulance. Suppliers (SE1425) … Program and the Hospice Pricer for
Fiscal Year 2015 (MM8876). 93 ….. Fact sheet (ICN 907793) EPUB, QR ….. o
CARC 4 – The procedure code is inconsistent with the modifier used or a.

AAAAI 2014 Revenue Cycle Management.pdf – Confex

… use program is expected to be released in the first half of 2015. …. Modifier 59
– Know when you can use it appropriately …. Medical decision cheat sheet.

Coding, Compliance and updates for the practicing … – Confex

(99381-99429) should be reported using modifier 25.” …. 2015 there will be a
deduct for not participating in PQRS. Phase II of Meaningful …. Modifier 59 –
Know when you can use it appropriately …. Medical Decision making cheat sheet
.

2014 Cordis® Cardiac & Vascular Procedures Reimbursement Guide

Aug 2, 2013 … 2 Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Fact Sheet: CMS … Beginning
with fiscal year 2015, hospitals that do not participate will lose one-quarter of the
…… angiogram/venogram may be reported with modifier 59.

Microsoft PowerPoint – 02 11 2015 [Read-Only] – Health Care Authority

Mar 13, 2015 … February 11, 2015 … Encounter billing secondary to other insurance – cheat
sheet. • Back-dating … AI/AN or non-native modifier was missing.

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MM8999 – Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Feb 24, 2015 … Calendar Year (CY) 2015 Update for Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, …
The following new codes are in the prosthetics and orthotics (PO) … amounts for
mail order DTS (KL modifier), the fee schedule amounts remain …

DME, Orthotics, Ostomy – UnitedHealthcareOnline.com

DME, Orthotics, Ostomy Supplies, Medical Supplies, and Repairs/Replacements:
Coverage … Effective Date: May 1, 2015. Related Policies: … There are specific
codes that are defined by HCPCS as orthotics that UnitedHealthcare covers as …

LTC Bill Code Crosswalk July 2015 – Texas Department of Aging …

Sep 1, 2008 … CODE. POS. MODIFIER 1. MODIFIER 2. MODIFIER 3. MODIFIER 4 …. Texas LTC
Local Codes. National Codes. Page 1 of 42 Last Update 07/01/2015. 1. ….. DME/
ADAPTIVE AIDS- LOW AIR PRESSURE MATTRESS. (PASRR).

Durable Medical Equipment (DME) – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of …

File Name: durable_medical_equipment_(dme). 1/2000. 9/2014. 9/2015 …
Durable Medical Equipment (DME) is any equipment that provides therapeutic
benefits to a patient in …. Inclusion of a code in this section does not guarantee
that it.

Supplier Manual – Summer 2015 – CGS

Modifiers used in the Frequent and Substantial Servicing category are as follows*
: ….. (different code) item of durable medical equipment (DME) that is in the …

Medical Fee Guideline Frequently Asked Questions – Texas …

The applicable conversion factors for calendar year 2015 are provided …
established under Texas Insurance Code Chapter 1305 shall be made in
accordance … Is it necessary for the health care provider to use a modifier to
indicate that the … Are the durable medical equipment (DME) fees also increased
based on the MEI.

Modifier Tables – Tufts Health Plan

Revised 05/2015. 1 … July 1, 2015, paid at 50% of Tufts Health …. 6 SQ modifier
is to be used with HCPCS DME code(s) to indicate item ordered for home health
 …

DME Procedure Code – eMedNY.org

WHAT'S NEW FOR THE 2015 MANUAL? … Supplies (DMEOPS) manual,
Version 2015. … not use these modifiers with procedure codes for devices which
are.

Professional Provider Office Manual – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of …

June 2015 … Modifiers. 34. Equipment, Devices and Supplies. 38. Code Editing:
Billing … Durable Medical Equipment (DME)/Home Medical Equipment. 96.

Provider Reference Manual – First Health – Coventry Health Care

42. Pharmacy and Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Solutions … 48. Texas
HCN ….. current ICD-9, CPT-4, and HCPCS codes with their appropriate
modifiers, …

STAR+PLUS Medicare-Medicaid Plan (MMP) – Superior HealthPlan

Feb 11, 2015 … 20% of eligible non-nursing facility clients by zip code. April. 2015. May 1, 2015 …
the Texas State Plan and any waiver programs (if eligible). • Discretionary …..
DME items with a purchase price > $500. For a full list of ….. Care Common
Procedure Codes (HCPC) and STAR+PLUS Modifiers Matrix (Matrix).

TRICARE Provider Handbook – Humana Military

Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies Pricing . …
Modifiers . …. South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas (excluding the El Paso area)
.

March 2014 – Aetna

Mar 3, 2014 … replacement − modifiers MS, RA, RB and KC. 6/1/2014. Aetna allows DME
maintenance once every 6 months, … The following codes will be paid up to the
purchase price: … This change does not apply to providers in Texas.

Durable Medical Equipment, 2009 – Q2 2012 – National Insurance …

Nov 20, 2012 … Section 3: DME Coding & Categorization … projections prove accurate, spending
for DME could exceed 50 billion dollars by the end of 2015 … codes (pronounced
“hixpix”) and modifiers. …. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington (Texas).

DME Web Based Workshop PMD PAR March … – Noridian

Mar 9, 2015 … 3/9/2015. 2. Disclaimer. This information release is the property of Noridian
Healthcare Solutions,. LLC. It may be … www.noridianmedicare.com/dme and the
CMS website at www.cms.gov. …. Texas, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana,
…. Specific HCPCS code for base and all options and …. Modifiers.

Provider Services – Driscoll Health Plan

CHIP Members in South Texas covering children, pregnant women, newborns,
and adults. •Part of the …. physician, modifier Q6 must follow the procedure code
in Block 24D for services provided ….. durable medical equipment (DME)
products such as …. All encounters on or after October 1, 2015 must use ICD-10
codes.

July 2014 Medicare B Newsline – Cahaba GBA

Jul 2, 2014 … DME MAC Jurisdiction C – Dear Physician Letters…… 13. News From CMS …
Diagnosis Codes on the Health Insurance Portability and … Proper Use of
Modifier 59 – Revised… … January 1, 2015 ….. Mississippi, New Mexico, North
Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, U.S..

Injection and Infusion Services Policy – OXHP – Oxford Health Plans

This policy does not apply to DME and home health … Effective Date: April 1,
2015. Table of …. therapeutic Injection code, with or without modifier 25. This very
 …

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2015 CPT Code Update 10_10_14 FINAL

Radiology and radiation oncology code pairs identified as being performed
together … for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)) in 2015 included dual-
energy X-ray ….. component [PC] of guidance and tracking, use 77387 with
modifier 26).

Radiology Multiple Imaging Reduction – UHCCommunityPlan.com

7/8/2015. Approved. By. Payment Policy Oversight Committee. IMPORTANT …
that you are reimbursed based on the code or codes that correctly describe the
health care services … Services (CMS) multiple imaging reduction concept. …
Multiple imaging procedures are billed, appended with modifier 26 for the
Professional.

Medicare Bulletin – February 2015 – CGS

Dec 12, 2014 … 2015 Healthcare Common Procedure Coding … Determinations (LCDs) DL
35327 and DL 35332 for …. radiology, pathology, and surgery. … Modifiers ……
prolongation in 26 commonly prescribed medications are highlighted …

CMS–1600–FC – U.S. Government Printing Office

Dec 10, 2013 … Medicare Program; Revisions to Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee.
Schedule, Clinical Laboratory … are effective on January 1, 2015. … to file code
CMS–1600–FC. Because of ….. LCD Local coverage determination … MRI
Magnetic resonance imaging …… TC and 26 modifiers: Flag the services.

Radiation Oncology Coding and Reimbursement Seminar

Nov 14, 2014 … CMS local and national coverage determinations (LCD/NCD), the ASTRO/ACR
Guide to Radiation. Oncology Coding …. services resulting in the need for new
POS modifiers … For CY2015 the new isodose planning codes were accepted
and … the cap on imaging codes defined by the DRA and is open to.

Outpatient Payment Policy – Tufts Health Plan

This policy applies to commercial1, Tufts Medicare Preferred HMO and Tufts …
Refer to the Imaging Services Professional Payment … Note: Tufts Health Plan
has identified that the following Revenue Codes will be accepted when … CMS.
Effective January 1, 2015, Tufts Health Plan will accept either a modifier 59 or a
more …

Mammograms (NCD 220.4) – UnitedHealthcareOnline.com

05/13/2015 … you are reimbursed based on the code or codes that correctly
describe the health … and Medicaid Services (CMS), or other coding guidelines.
…. Modifiers . …. A screening mammography is a radiologic procedure furnished
to a woman … 26. Professional Component. References Included (but not limited
to):.

Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography – SPECT (NCD …

05/13/2015 … you are reimbursed based on the code or codes that correctly
describe the health … and Medicaid Services (CMS), or other coding guidelines.
….. Myocardial perfusion imaging, tomographic (SPECT) (including … those
circumstances the technical component charge is identified by adding modifier '
TC' to the.

(PET) Scan (Including NCDs 220.6-220.6.20)

04/22/2015 … and Medicaid Services (CMS), or other coding guidelines. ….. CMS
revised NCD 220.6 effective October 30, 2009, for services … imaging services
with NaF-18, performed on or after February 26, 2010, on patients with known or
suspected … Modifier KX must be reported to indicate NaF-18 PET imaging.

2015 Bariatric SurgeryReimbursement Fact Sheet – Ethicon

(use modifier –52 for individual component placement) … Local Coverage
Determinations (LCDs) regarding Sleeve Gastrectomy coverage … Radiological
examination, gastrointestinal tract, upper, air contrast, with specific … NOTE: S
codes are not valid for Medicare payment. NOTE: Modifier -26 professional
component.

Maximizing Optometry Practice Revenue through Accurate Coding …

Nov 7, 2014 … This is very important in coding, auditing and understand diseases …. When you
ask them what modifier to use they will say, “we … LCD's are published by your
local Medicare provider. …. Radiological services ….. You do not perform the
professional component (MOD-26) …. Required codes on Oct 1 2015.

2012 Medicare Fee Schedule for Speech-Language Pathologists

Feb 23, 2012 … This ASHA document provides an overview of the 2012 Medicare …. Medicare
Rehabilitation CPT Code Modifiers . ….. imaging services such as CT, MRI, and
ultrasound … Reporting is voluntary from 2010 through 2015. For …. Medicare
Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs). ….. 26 Ultrasound exam of.

Derm Coding Consult – American Academy of Dermatology

ued codes” and make appropriate adjustments to Medicare payment. … NCD vs.
LCD: Treatment of Actinic Keratosis . . . . . . . 4-5. New! NCCI Version 18.3 . …. tion
in reimbursement for the technical component (TC) of surgical …. negative”, “
reviewed lab and radiology and have …. is scheduled for October 1, 2015. ❖.

Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm – Gore Medical

Nov 13, 2014 … Code. Total. RVU. (facility site). Physician. Modifier. -50 -80 -62. Open Arterial …
Radiologic S&I for Deployment of Endoprosthesis … 75953-26.

Chapter 22 Independent Radiology – Medicaid.alabama.gov

Jan 2, 2015 … Medicaid Agency Administrative Code, Chapter 34. 22.1 Enrollment. HP enrolls
Independent Radiology providers and issues provider contracts to applicants …
January 2015. 22-1 … Possess certification as a Medicare provider …… is billed
by adding modifier 26 to the procedure code, and should be billed.

2013 coding and payment information – CareFusion

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has not established
national coverage … determination (LCD) has been established for these
procedures. … Imaging guidance codes should be reported in addition to the
primary procedure code where appropriate. …. appending the “-26” modifier to
the CPT® code,.

2013 MEDICARE FEE SCHEDULES

2013 Overview CMS Codes for Endovenous RF Ablation. 3 | … 459.81. Venous
insufficiency not otherwise specified. Modifiers. 2. Notes. 26 …. 4 For Radiology
Services: (PC) = Physician Component (TC) Technical Component; Section 5102
(b) of the …. $2,015. $464. $470. $229 $1,596. $462 $478. $229 $325 $571 $629
.

National Medical Policy – Health Net

Appropriate Use of Modifier 50 and Add-On. Current Procedural … Medicare
LCDs and Articles apply to members in specific regions. To access your … On
October 1, 2015, the ICD-9 code sets used to report medical diagnoses and
inpatient …. injection group and 26 of 27 patients in the denervation group
completed the 6-.

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R3144CP – Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Dec 5, 2014 … Contractors shall recognize the 2015 MPFSDB file layout. X. 8958.2 …. The total
RVUs for codes reported with a TC modifier include values for …

Radiology Service and Proper Modifiers – January 5, 2015

Jan 5, 2015 … of modifiers can help decrease unnecessary denials, increase your clean …
Modifier TC- Technical Component: this is appended to the CPT …

Coding Modifiers Table – KMAP

Special Coding Instructions heading on the chart, these modifiers are …. This
modifier should not be used on procedures which have a PC/TC …… established
it is appropriate to bill modifier HK on codes 90847, H0036, H2011, H2015 and.

Valid Modifier to Procedure Code Combinations – Moda Health

Dec 18, 2006 … Last Reviewed: 2/11/2015. IMPORTANT STATEMENT … charge is identified by
adding modifier TC to the usual procedure number. Technical.

Modifiers Used in Professional Claims – Ohio Department of Medicaid

Jun 27, 2013 … because using a modifier incorrectly can result in the denial of payment for an …
modifiers 26 and TC are used to indicate the professional and …

AUTHORIZED MODIFIERS Updated: 01/16/2015 A modifier …

South Dakota Medicaid | Authorized Modifiers| Updated: 01/16/2015 1 ….. charge
is identified by adding modifier TC to the usual procedure number; technical …

2015 CMS Projected AP Fee Schedule – APS Medical Billing

88342-TC of 6%. CPT/HPCS. Modifier. Description. 2015 RVU 2015 CMS** 2014
CMS Change. 88104. Cytopath fl nongyn smears. 2.10. $75.23. $74.15. 1.45%.

April 2015 , Key For Icons – Cahaba GBA

Apr 2, 2015 … April 2015 Update of the Ambulatory Surgical Center. (ASC) Payment ….. 26 nor
HCPCS modifier TC can be submitted with these codes. 1.

Modifier Guidelines – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

Mar 6, 2012 … 1/2015. 1/2016. Origination: Last Review: Next Review: Description … HCPCS
modifiers that may affect claims payment are; -AS, -TC, E1-E4, …

MPPR – UnitedHealthcareOnline.com

02/11/2015 ….. CMS expanded the MPPR by applying it to both TC and PC
services effective January …. Modifiers 26 and TC cannot be used with these
codes.

Compensation Medical Fee Schedule – Workers' Compensation Board

Jul 11, 2014 … Modifier PA Services Provided by a Physician Assistant ……………………………………….
……. 16 …… “TC” means technical component. The technical … value scale (
RBRVS) based fee schedule in Fiscal Year 2015. This document …

February 2015 – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas

Feb 1, 2015 … Beginning on or after April 20, 2015, BCBSTX will enhance the … BCBSTX will
continue with the modifier 59 exempt program through ClaimsXten. ….. Modifier
TC denotes technical component for lab and radiological services.

Medical Fee Guideline Frequently Asked Questions – Texas …

under the MFG. The applicable conversion factors for calendar year 2015 are
provided …. Is it necessary for the health care provider to use a modifier to
indicate that the medical service …. Use CPT Code 77078-TC (2015 CMS) found
on the …

Winter 2015 – RCCB

… ACR articles: CMS Establishes Breast Tomosynthesis Values in 2015 MPFS
Final Rule …. *Global payment = no modifier; technical component = modifier TC;.

(IOM) Reimbursement Guide – NuVasive®, Inc.

2015 NVM5® Intraoperative Monitoring (IOM) Reimbursement Guide. 2 …..
Codes with TC modifier (many payors will not pay for the TC component for
95941).

Physician Services Modifiers Explained – G2N

Feb 25, 2015 … Questions. NOTE: all data contained herein is valid as of January 2015. ….
procedure cannot be split into technical (TC) and professional (PC).

CPT Code Description Modifier Non-Facility Pay 2014 Conversion …

Conversion Factor. = $35.8228. Non-Facility Pay. 2015. Conversion. Factor = …
TC. $21.49. $18.95 -11.83%. 70030. X-ray eye for foreign body. 26. $8.60. $8.58.

Multiple Procedures Policy – Oxford Health Plans

Effective Date: July 1, 2015. Table of Contents …. with the reported modifier 26,
53, or TC are used in determining which services should be reduced according to
 …



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