MediRegs Weekly Regulatory Highlights

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October 10 - October 16, 2020

Check out the latest regulations and news that will keep you up-to-date as an HIM professional  

Highlights

Final and Proposed Regulations

CMS Manual Transmittals and MLN Matters Articles

Court Cases and Administrative Actions

News

Office of Inspector General Actions

Final and Proposed Regulations

Payment advisory; correction: Medicare Program; Alternative Payment Model (APM) Incentive Payment Advisory for Clinicians-Request for Current Billing Information for Qualifying APM Participants; Correction

As stated by CMS:

"This document corrects a typographical error in the payment advisory that appeared in the September 17, 2020 Federal Register titled «Medicare Program; Alternative Payment Model (APM) Incentive Payment Advisory for Clinicians--Request for Current Billing Information for Qualifying APM Participants»."

Final rule; correction: Medicare Program; Contract Year 2021 Policy and Technical Changes to the Medicare Advantage Program, Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit Program, and Medicare Cost Plan Program; Correction

As stated by CMS:

"This document corrects technical errors that appeared in the final rule published in the Federal Register on June 2, 2020 entitled «Medicare Program; Contract Year 2021 Policy and Technical Changes to the Medicare Advantage Program, Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit Program, and Medicare Cost Plan Program.»"

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National Coverage Determinations

Court Cases and Administrative Actions

CMS - Provider Reimbursement Review Board Decisions

HHS - Departmental Appeals Board Civil Remedies Decisions

News

CMS - Press Releases

DOJ - Press Releases

HHS - Press Releases

CMS - HPMS Guidance History

Office of Inspector General Actions

Medicaid Fraud Control Units

Audit Reports - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

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