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Medicare Enhanced Enrollment Options
By FCA Insurance & Legal Department   
Thursday, 05 November 2009

The following information is from First Coast Service Options, regarding enhanced enrollment options that are now available via the interactive voice response system.

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Are You Having Trouble Getting Paid by Medicare?
By FCA Insurance & Legal Department   
Thursday, 05 November 2009

Getting Answers from First Coast Service Options (FCSO)...

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Medicare Enrollment Problems?
By FCA Insurance & Legal Department   
Friday, 16 October 2009

Are you having trouble with Medicare Enrollment?

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Beware of Scam Targeting Physician Offices
By CMS   
Friday, 19 June 2009
(from a CMS Notice dated June 18, 2009) - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has become aware of a scam where perpetrators are sending faxes to physician offices posing as the Medicare carrier or Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC).  The fax instructs physician staff to respond to a questionnaire to provide an account information update within 48 hours in order to prevent a gap in Medicare payments.  The fax may have the CMS logo and/or the contractor logo to enhance the appearance of authenticity.
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Stricter Medicare Enrollment Process effective April 1, 2009
By FCA Insurance & Legal Department   
Tuesday, 24 March 2009

Beginning April 1, 2009, Medicare is implementing stricter enrollment policies.

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When NOT to Show Patient Paid Amounts on Medicare Claims
By FCA Insurance & Legal Department   
Thursday, 29 January 2009
(excerpted from CMS IOM Pub 100-04, Ch. 1, sec. 30.3.1.1 (2), 30.3.3.B (2), Ch 26, Sec 10.4

http://www.floridamedicare.com/Part_B/Billing_and_Coverage/140555.asp)

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Medicare's 2009 OIG Work Plan Released
By FCA Insurance & Legal Department   
Monday, 26 January 2009
Medicare’s 2009 Office of the Inspector General’s Work Plan has been released. 

The full report can be found at http://www.oig.hhs.gov/publications/docs/workplan/2009/WorkPlanFY2009.pdf.

Following are portions significant to physicians, especially chiropractors.  These broad measures will look at the appropriate use of the AT and GA modifiers and the adequacy of documentation to substantiate the necessity of care, including billed excluded services.
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NPI User and Maintenance Tips
By FCA Insurance & Legal Department   
Tuesday, 16 December 2008

Following is information from the NPPES (National Plan and Provider Enumeration System) on keeping your NPI number safe and updated.

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Medicare's 2009 Office of Inspector General’s Work Plan has been released.
By FCA Insurance & Legal Department   
Monday, 08 December 2008
Portions significant to physicians, especially chiropractors, will be posted on the FCA website. These broad measures will look at the appropriate use of AT and GA modifiers and the adequacy of documentation to substantiate the necessity of care, including billed excluded services.
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OIG 2009 Work Plan Summary
By FCA Insurance & Legal Department   
Friday, 05 December 2008

Medicare's Office of Inspector General has released their 2009 Work Plan.  The entire work plan is 115 pages. Check out the whole plan or the portions applicable to Chiropractors.

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