Collections: E-Prescribing Penalty Prevention Claims Due


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Topic Collections: E-Prescribing Penalty Prevention Claims Due
Background Physicians must submit the G-Code, G8553, on at least 10 Medicare claims for encounters taking place by June 30, 2013, to prevent a 2-percent penalty in 2014. The claims for those encounters must be submitted and accepted by July 26, 2013.
Regulating Body CMS
Compliance Date 7/26/2013
Consequences A 2-percent penalty is imposed on Medicare payments.
Next Steps Submit claims by July 26. TMA recommends you exceed the 10 to ensure you are not penalized. ​
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