TMA Practice E-Tips is a popular e-newsletter published twice a month that offers four brief, practical tips for managing a medical practice in Texas. Each issue gives you hands-on, use-it-now advice on coding, billing, reimbursement, HIPAA compliance, office policies and procedures, practice marketing, and much more, along with useful links for more information.
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2. Check out the latest issue of TMA Practice E-Tips here (RSS feed).
3. Read the latest issue of TMA Practice E-Tips below.
Feb. 27, 2015, Issue of TMA Practice E-Tips
PQRS Registries Extend Submission Deadline
You still have time — about two weeks — to report 2014 Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) measures via registry this year.
Medicare Updates You May Have Missed
More Medicare updates and changes are rolling in for 2015, including a new time frame for response to additional documentation requests, and revised local coverage determinations.
Tell Your Patients What They Want to Know
Patients want their doctor to provide health-related information and often feel they are not getting enough information. Choosing Wisely® can help you bridge the gap with guidelines from medical specialty societies.
Private Payer Roundup, February 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. Find out about medical,
pharmacy, and payment policy changes, get updates about marketplace plans, and more.
TMA Practice E-Tips by Topic