MLN Connects® for Thursday, April 26, 2018
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April 26, 2018

MLN Connects® for Thursday, April 26, 2018

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News & Announcements

  • New Medicare Card: Help Your Patients
  • CMS Changes Name of the EHR Incentive Programs and Advancing Care Information to “Promoting Interoperability”
  • Protect Medicare and Medicaid: Report Fraud, Waste, and Abuse
  • Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting Program: Submission Deadline May 15
  • IRF, LTCH, and SNF Quality Reporting Programs: Submission Deadline May 15
  • Open Payments Review and Dispute Data by May 15
  • MACRA Funding Opportunity: Deadline Extended to May 30
  • STD Awareness Month: Talk, Test, Treat

Provider Compliance

  • Proper Use of the KX Modifier for Part B Immunosuppressive Drug Claims — Reminder

Upcoming Events

  • Medicare Cost Report e-Filing System Webcast — May 1
  • CMS Quality Measures: How They Are Used and How You Can Be Involved Webinar — May 2
  • Quality Payment Program: Answering Your Frequently Asked Questions Call — May 16
  • Settlement Conference Facilitation Expansion Call — May 22

Medicare Learning Network® Publications & Multimedia

  • Quarterly HCPCS Drug/Biological Code Changes: July 2018 Update MLN Matters Article — New

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