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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Nov. 12, 2014, Issue of TMA Practice E-Tips
Security Alert: Are Your Browsers Vulnerable to POODLE?
Many of us take for granted that if we’re diligent about keeping our systems current with the latest security updates, we’re protected from threats. Unfortunately, this isn’t the case.
“Incident to” and the Initial Medicare Visit
Novitas Solutions will deny or downcode claims for initial office visits billed as “incident to” when a nonphysician practitioner performs the initial history and physical.
Six Medicare Tips: New and Notable
Claims, coverage, coding, and more: Here are some Medicare changes and reminders that might affect your practice.
Satisfy Patients and Boost Your Bottom Line
Your front office staff can contribute to your bottom line — in just a few minutes. Find out how.
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