MLN Connects® for Thursday, May 17, 2018
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May 17, 2018

MLN Connects® for Thursday, May 17, 2018

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News & Announcements

  • New Medicare Card: MBI Look-up Tool Clarification and RRB Mailing
  • Enhanced "Drug Dashboards" to Increase Transparency on Drug Prices
  • CMS Safeguards Patient Access to Certain Medical Equipment and Services in Rural and Other Non-contiguous Communities
  • Quality Payment Program: Check 2018 MIPS Clinician Eligibility at the Group Level
  • Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program Resources
  • Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Spring 2018 Newsletter
  • Talk to Your Patients about Mental Health

Provider Compliance

  • Cochlear Devices Replaced Without Cost: Bill Correctly – Reminder

Upcoming Events

  • Settlement Conference Facilitation Expansion Call – May 22
  • Qualified Medicare Beneficiary Program Billing Requirements Call – June 6

Medicare Learning Network® Publications & Multimedia

  • ICD-10 and Other Coding Revisions to National Coverage Determinations MLN Matters Article – New
  • Quarterly Update for Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule and Laboratory Services Subject to Reasonable Charge Payment MLN Matters Article – New
  • Updates to Publication 100-04 to Replace RARC MA61 with N382 MLN Matters Article – New
  • IPPS and LTCH PPS Extensions per the ACCESS Act MLN Matters Article – New
  • Supervised Exercise Therapy for Symptomatic PAD MLN Matters Article – Revised
  • Quarterly HCPCS Drug/Biological Code Changes – July 2018 Update MLN Matters Article – Revised
  • Medicare Preventive Services National Educational Products – Revised
  • Power Mobility Devices Booklet – Reminder
  • Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage Interactive Tutorial Educational Tool – Reminder
  • Medicare Advance Written Notices of Noncoverage Booklet – Reminder
  • Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System Booklet – Reminder
  • Medicare Disproportionate Share Hospital Fact Sheet – Reminder
  • Hospital-Acquired Conditions and Present on Admission Indicator Reporting Provision Fact Sheet – Reminder

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