MLN Connects® for Thursday, March 22, 2018
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March 22, 2018

MLN Connects® for Thursday, March 22, 2018

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News & Announcements

  • Coverage of Next Generation Sequencing Tests Ensures Enhanced Access for Cancer Patients
  • IMPACT Act Transfer of Health Measures: Public Comment Period Ends May 3
  • Hospice Quality Reporting Program: HART v1.4.0
  • Hospital VBP Program FY 2020 Baseline Measures Report

Provider Compliance

  • Billing for Stem Cell Transplants – Reminder

Upcoming Events

  • IMPACT Act and Improving Care Coordination Special Open Door Forum – March 28
  • Spinal Orthoses Referring Providers Comparative Billing Report Webinar – April 11
  • CMS National Provider Enrollment Conference – April 24 and 25

Medicare Learning Network® Publications & Multimedia

  • April 2018 Update: ASC Payment System MLN Matters Article – New
  • Internet Only Manual Update to Correct Errors and Omissions: SNF 2018 MLN Matters Article – New
  • SSI/Medicare Beneficiary Data for FY 2016: IPPS Hospitals, IRFs, LTCHs MLN Matters Article – New
  • Billing Requirements for OPPS Providers with Multiple Service Locations MLN Matters Article – New
  • Reinstating the QMB Indicator in the Medicare FFS Claims Processing System MLN Matters Article – Revised
  • Quarterly Update for CLFS and Laboratory Services Subject to Reasonable Charge Payment MLN Matters Article – Revised
  • Home Health Prospective Payment System Booklet – Revised
  • Federally Qualified Health Center Booklet – Revised
  • Medicare Parts A and B Appeals Process Booklet – Reminder
  • The Medicare Secondary Payer Provisions Web-Based Training Course – Reminder
  • CLIA Program and Medicare Laboratory Services – Reminder

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