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Local Medicare Coverage Guidance on Drugs and Biologicals
Novitas Solutions has published a local coverage article regarding drugs and biologicals, effective Dec. 17, 2012.
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Payer Roundup, March 2015
In case you missed these — here is a roundup of useful items from health care payment plans’ newsletters and updates, compiled by TMA’s reimbursement specialists. This month, we’ve included Medicare updates from Novitas Solutions, along with information from private payers.
Novitas: New Fee Schedule Look-Up Tool; New and Revised LCDs
Notivas has introduced a new and improved Medicare Physician’s Fee Schedule Code Search & Downloads tool. Novitas says it is a one-stop shop for all your fee schedule needs.
Do you make a habit of keeping an eye on Novitas Solutions’ local coverage determinations (LCDs) for Medicare coverage? Sign up to receive email alerts of the latest updates. Register for a free webinar on LCDs on May 16.
Medicare Enrollment Accepts Electronic Documents, Signatures
Medicare enrollment can be completely paperless when you use PECOS, the online enrollment system.
Make Sure Novitas Can Open Your CDs
If you need to send medical records to Novitas Solutions, the Medicare payer for Texas, make sure Novitas can access the encrypted information.
Novitas Webinars Help With Puzzling Coding Topics
Did you know Novitas offers free webinars about coding for Medicare Part B and other topics? The March 2014 schedule includes three topics that TMA often receives questions about.
Novitas Solutions Inc. took over from TrailBlazer Enterprises as Texas' Medicare carrier more than a year ago. But ongoing frustrations with customer service shortfalls, enrollment delays, and heavy auditing practices, among other complaints, have Texas physicians giving the contractor a shabby report card. They say the bad grades still add up to too many hassles and payment problems and not enough answers.
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