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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March 12, 2014, Issue of TMA Practice E-Tips
Medicare End-to-End Testing Accepting Volunteers
Ready to test ICD-10 with Medicare? The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will select volunteers to participate in end-to-end testing of ICD-10 the week of July 21-25. The deadline to volunteer is March 24.
Set Your Post-ICD-10 Implementation Goals
Concerned about lost productivity, slower claims filing, and denials after you switch to ICD-10 on Oct. 1? Set your benchmarks now.
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.
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