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    http://www.hfma-nca.org/documents/2012/PACT%20NCAL%20HFMA%202.2012.pdf
    PACT NCAL HFMA 2.2012 – HFMA Northern California Chapter
    Feb 14, 2012 … The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) require patient …. Always
    impacts the MS-DRG when LOS is less than GMLOS. Patient …

    http://www.ahd.com/studies/TransfersFY08_070828.pdf
    Reduced Transfer Adjustments Forecasted Under New MS-DRGs …
    Aug 28, 2007 … Changes to the Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System … as a hospital's
    normal reimbursement for the DRG divided by the GMLOS.

    http://hfmanj.org/images/downloads/Presentation/1_hfma_medicare_101__08.13.pdf
    Medicare 101 – HFMA NJ Chapter
    Aug 22, 2014 … Medicare acute care inpatient, outpatie. • Medicare …. Medicare specified DRGs
    …… If LOS is greater than the GMLOS less 1 reimbursement =.

    https://cdn.optumcoding.com/upload/pdf/6076/DRG%20Expert%20I-9_2014.pdf
    DRG Expert – OptumCoding
    DRG Expert. A comprehensive guidebook to the MS-DRG …. 595. Appendix F —
    Medicare Case Mix Index Data ………………….. 617 … GMLOS 11.3. AMLOS 13.7.

    http://californiahia.org/sites/californiahia.org/files/docs/CDQarticles/2012-10-how-much-revenue-are-you-losing.pdf
    How much revenue are you losing due to incorrect patient status …
    Split payment methodology used by Medicare to pay claims in which a patient is
    … one of the 273 transfer MS-DRGs in which the patient is transferred from an
    acute … meeting the geometric mean length-of-stay (GMLOS) for the encounter.

    http://vct.iums.ac.ir/uploads/drg_v29.pdf
    table 5.—list of medicare severity diagnosis-related groups
    Pay. DRG MDC TYPE. MS-DRG Title. Weights. Geo- metric mean. LOS. Arith-
    metic mean. LOS. 001. No. No. PRE SURG. HEART TRANSPLANT OR IMPLANT
    .

    http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CFR-2011-title42-vol2/pdf/CFR-2011-title42-vol2-sec412-4.pdf
    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, HHS § 412.4
    Oct 28, 2011 … more of the hospital's total Medicare discharges, as … clotting factor provided to
    Medicare inpatients … DRG based on the presence or absence.

    http://www.trinity-health.org/documents/FY14ProposedIPPSRule.pdf
    Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment System – Trinity Health
    (CMS) proposed rule entitled Medicare Program; Hospital Inpatient ….. The FFY
    2013 DRG table has 10 DRGs with GMLOS less than 1.5 days, 49 DRGs with.

    http://www.norc.org/PDFs/Walsh%20Center/WalshCtr2004_NORCJluy04.pdf
    Exploring the Impact of Medicare's Post-Acute Care Transfer – NORC
    Jul 1, 2004 … Medicare began to pay acute- care hospital cases in 10 DRGs as transfers
    instead of ….. the GMLOS for the DRG, only patients in DRGs with a …

    http://www.noviastrategies.com/downloads/case-study-Care-Redesign.pdf
    Care Redesign – Noviastrategies.com
    processes to achieve quality and financial outcomes. Our Findings. • Medicare
    LOS 30% above. Medicare average (GMLOS). • Top 10 Medicare DRGs were.

    http://chmbinc.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Performance-Monitoring-for-Hospitalists-CHMB-Ingenous-Med-Nelson-Flores-April-2014.pdf
    Performance Monitoring and Dashboards for Hospitalists – CHMB, Inc.
    Apr 30, 2014 … Acuity. • CMI. • Top diagnoses or DRGs. – Payor mix. 11 … peer group (e.g.,
    Premier, Crimson, etc.) or Medicare. GMLOS. – Severity-adjusted …

    http://www.avoidreadmissions.com/wwwroot/userfiles/documents/303/sustaining-your-gains-year-after-year.pdf
    LACE Score – Avoid Readmissions through Collaboration
    May 6, 2014 … 11,000 Medicare Advantage … o20% of discharged Medicare patients are
    readmitted within … o Identify expected GMLOS per DRG o Identify …

    http://www.capg.org/ftp/2014CAPGHCC/3_AvoidingReAdmissions.pdf
    Preventing Readmissions: – CAPG
    May 28, 2014 … Medicare Readmission Reduction Program …. t d GMLOS. DRG o Identify
    expected GMLOS per DRG o Identify risk for readmission (LACE …

    http://webcast.aats.org/2013/files/Wednesday/20130508_audrm1_1100_12.25%20Wilson%20Y.%20Szeto.pdf
    Download Slides – AATS: American Association for Thoracic Surgery …
    May 8, 2013 … Medicare pays hospitals by MS-DRG …. GmLOS. 14.1. 9.4. 7.0. 10.4. 6.9. 5.2. Full
    Payment. 55,141. 36,781. 30,950. 45,409. 30,376. 25,622.

    http://www.floridahfma.org/public.assets/FFY-2015-FINAL-RULE-UPDATE-8-26-14.pdf
    Mayo -FFY 2015 IPPS Final Rule Update – HFMA
    to impact of MS-DRG documentation and coding effects in FFY 2010, 2011, and.
    2012. …. CMS originally intended to use Medicare Cost Report Worksheet S-10
    data to develop factor 3. Due to ….. Based on ALOS or GMLOS? • Determining …

    http://www.aahs.org/medstaff/wp-content/uploads/InfectDisSpecialists20141.pdf
    Infectious Diseases Specialty Intervention Is Associated With …
    Sep 25, 2013 … We used administrative fee-for-service Medicare claims to identify beneficiaries
    ….. DRG-specific GMLOS to exclude less complex cases.

    http://www.synapsebiomedical.com/support/PDFs/ALS_Reimbursement/Synapse%202012%20ALS%20Reimbursement%20Guide%2092-0006-2%20Rev%20B%20090512.pdf
    NeuRx DPS Reimbursement Support 2012 – Synapse Biomedical
    Jan 1, 2012 … Amounts shown are taken from published 2012 Medicare national …… by the
    geometric mean length of stay (GMLOS) for that MS-DRG.

    http://www.ispor.org/meetings/washingtondc0512/releasedpresentations/W14-All-Slides.pdf
    Real World Evidence: Feasibility and Advantages of Linking … – ispor
    Jun 5, 2012 … Type of insurance (Commercial, self-insured, Medicaid, Medicare, etc) …. Medical
    treatments and drug prescriptions. ‒ ….. CMS Avg GMLOS.

    http://www.poma.org/Portals/0/Conventions/Dist8/Pedano.pdf
    Coding and Documentation Integrity – Poma.org
    Jan 29, 2015 … coding opportunities to maximize Medicare payment that is …. DRG: 204 RW 0.67
    Mortality 2.0 Complication: 6% GMLOS 3.4. READM: 7.71.

    http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Edwin_Huff/publication/13140640_Developing_quality_of_acute_care_indicators_through_claims_data_augmentation/links/09e41500026cc3eb1e000000.pdf
    Developing Quality of Acute Care Indicators Through Claims Data …
    acute care hospitals and physician stafl's serving Medicare beneficiaries in
    Vermont and New Hampshire, with more than 60,000 Medicare inpatient
    admissions ….. Group (DRG) database published … GMLOS = geometric mean
    length of stay.

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    http://www.bcbstx.com/provider/pdf/obstetrical_billing_multiple_birth_guidelines.pdf
    Obstetrical Billing & Multiple Birth Guidelines – Blue Cross and Blue …
    Jan 27, 2010 … Services included in the Global OB CPT®' Code 59400 (Vaginal delivery) …
    Physicians will be reimbursed for the initial OB visit separately … The primary
    procedure will be allowed at 100% of the contracted rate, subject to the.

    https://www.locumtenens.com/media/44159/billingforlt.pdf
    How to Bill for Locum Tenens Services – LocumTenens.com
    A recent survey by physician staffing firm LocumTenens.com revealed that 16
    percent of respondents who hire locum tenens physicians do not bill for their
    services. Based on the amount … if this were a new physician. (Some coding
    sites claim … physician's NPI. If you are not contracted, credentialing is usually
    not required.

    http://www.tdi.texas.gov/forms/finmcqa/FIN536.pdf
    HMO Provider Contract Checklist – Texas Department of Insurance
    HMO-PHYSICIAN/PROVIDER CONTRACT CHECKLIST. Although … this
    document, you are advised to consult the Texas Insurance Code, Title 28 of the
    Texas …

    http://www.tuftshealthplan.com/providers/pdf/payment_policies/nonreimbursable_code_list_physicians.pdf
    Nonreimbursable Code List for Physicians – Tufts Health Plan
    1 This list applies to physicians and NPs/PAs who are contracted as PCPs …
    Some procedure codes are either reimbursed as part of a more comprehensive …

    http://www.jpands.org/vol17no2/huntoon.pdf
    CPT Coding – Journal of the American Physicians and Surgeons
    Financing Administration (HCFA) to impose use of the CPT coding system on all
    … by private bounty hunters contracted by CMS to recoup money paid to …

    https://www.aaoms.org/docs/practice_mgmt/beneficiaries_chart.pdf
    May privately contract with Medicare patients, billing the provider's …
    these instances. The –GJ modifier. (opt out physician or practitioner emergency
    or urgent service) must be appended to the procedure code on the claim form.

    http://www.bcbst.com/providers/manuals/bcbstPAM.pdf
    COMMERCIAL Provider Administration Manual – BlueCross …
    Jun 1, 1997 … Retrospective Review. 2. Licensed Physicians Requiring Minimal Supervision …
    HealthCare Common Procedural Coding System (HCPCS) d.

    https://www.bcbsfl.com/DocumentLibrary/Members/MajorMedicalClaimForm.pdf
    InstructIons for fIlIng a MedIcal claIM — Please read … – Florida Blue
    Use a separate claim form for each family member and each physician or
    supplier. 3. … q Type of service and procedure code … Please be aware that if the
    provider or supplier is contracted with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida,
    payment.

    http://www.jacksoncoker.com/Documents/LT-billing.pdf
    Billing for Locum Tenens Physicians – Jackson & Coker
    When billing for a locum tenens physician replacing a current employed
    physician who is unavailable … physician. 6. Claims must contain the modifier Q6
    after the procedure code in box 24D … Non-Contracted Payers—Commercial
    Insurance.

    http://www.tuftshealthplan.com/providers/pdf/payment_policies/physician_assistants.pdf
    Physician Assistant Professional Payment Policy – Tufts Health Plan
    Plan, and to those physician assistants who elect not to sign a contract with Tufts
    … codes. As these revisions are made public, Tufts Health Plan will update its …

    https://www.acponline.org/running_practice/payment_coding/medicare/chronic_care_management_toolkit.pdf
    Chronic Care Management Tool Kit – American College of Physicians
    What Practices Need to Do to Implement and Bill CCM Codes … a contracted
    third party and whose CCM services are generally supervised by the clinician, …

    http://www.pyapc.com/resources/collateral/white-papers/Chronic-Care-Whitepaper-PYA.pdf
    Providing and Billing Medicare for Chronic Care Management – PYA
    The following analysis assumes a family medicine physician with an average …
    physician (or other qualified practitioner), CCM offers providers a bridge over the
    ….. Thus, a provider could contract with a third party to provide non-face-to-face …
    the reported data towards the monthly minimum time for billing the CCM code,.

    https://www.pmphmo.com/documents/providers/marketplace_provider_directory.pdf
    Contracted Providers Directory – Preferred Medical Plan
    Primary Care Physicians. 1. FAMILY PRACTICE. ZIP CODE: 33010. Orlando
    Moreno MD. 2801 W 12 Avenue. Hialeah, FL 33010. (305) 661-6336. Hrs: M,W 9
    -7; …

    https://www.iehp.org/Secure_Site/LogIn/PDF/ACA_FAQ.pdf
    ACA Medi-Cal Primary Care Physician Rate Increase
    calendar year can use billed Medi-Cal codes for the prior month. 3. … Non-
    contracted and out-of-area Physicians are still eligible for the enhanced payment
    as …

    http://www.ashp.org/DocLibrary/Policy/Ambulatory-Care/Pharmacist-Billing-in-Physician-Based-Clinic-FAQ.pdf
    Pharmacist Billing in Physician Based Clinics – ASHP
    Therapy Management (MTM) CPT codes or another preferred mechanism. 2, 3, 4
    … contracted to the physician or Medicare Part B-approved provider.

    http://www.cigna.com/assets/docs/health-care-professionals/853221_NETWORK_NEWS_2Q12.pdf
    Network News For Health Care Professionals Parti… – Cigna
    to include new Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes released by the ……
    direct patient referrals to other participating, contracted physicians and facilities …

    http://www.reinhartlaw.com/publications/documents/ea060309hc.pdf
    Hospice Physician Billing for Medically Necessary – Reinhart …
    As the role of medical directors and hospice physicians increases, and direct
    care … or contracted physician, the coding for any physician visits billed by
    hospice …

    http://www.centercare.com/pdf/referenceGuides_nat_803774_2013_2ndqtr.pdf
    Cigna Reference Guide for physicians, hospitals … – Center Care
    For physicians, hospitals, ancillaries, and ….. Credentialing for Physicians and
    Health Care Professionals . ….. Standard Claim Coding/Bundling Methodology.

    http://www.valueoptions.com/providers/Files/pdfs/Suboxone_FAQ.pdf
    Outpatient Detoxification (Detox) Buprenorphine … – ValueOptions
    ValueOptions® contracted physicians may update their participation … Please
    verify what diagnosis codes4 are included in the Outpatient Detox/Buprenorphine
    .

    http://highered.mheducation.com/sites/dl/free/0073402036/639219/Chapter01.pdf
    Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 – McGraw Hill Higher Education
    Patients who come to physicians' practices for medical care are obligated to pay
    for the services they … diagnosis code ethics etiquette …. zation agrees to the
    contract and then offers the coverage to its group members. People who are not …

    is cpt 83540 clia waived

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    http://www.cliawaived.com/web/items/pdf/ACE-ALERA_Test%20Menu~3823file3.pdf
    AceAlera_Test Menu (610-14124 Rev 10)_6-29-09 – CLIAwaived
    858.481.5031 | 80720.7568 FAX | cliawaived.com. Page 2. Test. CPT Code. Cost
    … 83540. 83615. 83690. 83721. 83695. 83735. 82043. 84132. 84155. 84295.

    https://www.healtheast.org/images/stories/hml/notices/medicare-contractor-chg.pdf
    Medicare contractor change – HealthEast Care System
    Aug 10, 2013 … … ANY NUMBER OF DRUG CLASSES, BY CLIA WAIVED. TEST OR …. CPT/
    HCPCS Codes (Note: CPT codes 86001 and 86005 are not covered services).
    86001 …. 83540. IRON. 83655. LEAD. 83785. MANGANESE. 83825.

    http://medicare.fcso.com/publications_b/2002/137637.pdf
    4th Quarter 2002 Medicare B Update
    Sep 10, 2002 … New CLIA Waived Tests ………………………………….. … Group Therapy Services (CPT
    Code 97150) …………. 23 … 83540: Iron—Revision to Policies .

    https://medicare.fcso.com/Publications_B/1999/137645.pdf
    Sept-Oct 1999 Medicare Part B Update!
    Oct 1, 1999 … related listings are included in CPT. … New CLIA Waived Tests ……………………… 19
    … Coverage for Iron (83540), Iron-binding capa- city (83550) …

    http://repconnectdocuments.s3.amazonaws.com/REP_BB14.pdf
    The 2014 Resource Guide for medical distribution reps.
    The Micros CRP200 allows for CPT code reimbursement for each CBC and CRP.
    Additionally …. AdenoPlus® – the first and only CLIA-waived, point- of-care test …

    http://www.cgsmedicare.com/partb/pubs/mb_j15/2014/j15_bulletin_july2014.pdf
    Medicare Bulletin – July 2014 – CGS Medicare
    Jul 1, 2014 … Claims for the following CPT codes are often denied as “not medically necessary”
    (remark code CO-50). … 82728 83540 83550 84466 ….. performed by a
    laboratory having only a certificate of waiver under CLIA. Also …

    https://medicare.fcso.com/Publications_A/2002/138235.pdf
    4th Quarter 2002 Medicare A Bulletin
    Aug 14, 2000 … in CPT. AMA does not directly or indirectly practice medicine or dispense medical
    services. … New CLIA Waived Tests . …. 83540: Iron .

    https://medicare.fcso.com/Fee_Archives/137950.pdf
    2006 FL Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule – Medicare
    Jan 1, 2006 … Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA). Organ or Disease ….. 83540. 9.05.
    83550. 12.21. 83570. 12.36. 83582. 19.80. 83586. 17.89. 83593.

    https://cdn.optumcoding.com/content/updates/CCI/200/SLAB%2020_0.pdf
    Laboratory Services – OptumCoding
    blood specimen, CPT code 36416, is not reportable to Medicare. Code. 36415 is
    ….. This test may be performed using a CLIA-waived test system. Laboratories …

    http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/docs/eohhs/eohhs-regs/114-3-20.pdf
    114.3 CMR: DIVISION OF HEALTH CARE FINANCE … – Mass.Gov
    (Description of Service and HCPCS/CPT-4 Procedure Code). ….. CLIA waived
    test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter ….. 83540 $ 6.93 Iron.

    http://www.cliawaived.com/web/items/pdf/ACE-ALERA_Test%20Menu~3823file3.pdf
    AceAlera_Test Menu (610-14124 Rev 10)_6-29-09 – CLIAwaived
    858.481.5031 | 80720.7568 FAX | cliawaived.com. Page 2. Test. CPT Code. Cost
    … 83540. 83615. 83690. 83721. 83695. 83735. 82043. 84132. 84155. 84295.

    https://www.healtheast.org/images/stories/hml/notices/medicare-contractor-chg.pdf
    Medicare contractor change – HealthEast Care System
    Aug 10, 2013 … … ANY NUMBER OF DRUG CLASSES, BY CLIA WAIVED. TEST OR …. CPT/
    HCPCS Codes (Note: CPT codes 86001 and 86005 are not covered services).
    86001 …. 83540. IRON. 83655. LEAD. 83785. MANGANESE. 83825.

    http://medicare.fcso.com/publications_b/2002/137637.pdf
    4th Quarter 2002 Medicare B Update
    Sep 10, 2002 … New CLIA Waived Tests ………………………………….. … Group Therapy Services (CPT
    Code 97150) …………. 23 … 83540: Iron—Revision to Policies .

    https://medicare.fcso.com/Publications_B/1999/137645.pdf
    Sept-Oct 1999 Medicare Part B Update!
    Oct 1, 1999 … related listings are included in CPT. … New CLIA Waived Tests ……………………… 19
    … Coverage for Iron (83540), Iron-binding capa- city (83550) …

    http://repconnectdocuments.s3.amazonaws.com/REP_BB14.pdf
    The 2014 Resource Guide for medical distribution reps.
    The Micros CRP200 allows for CPT code reimbursement for each CBC and CRP.
    Additionally …. AdenoPlus® – the first and only CLIA-waived, point- of-care test …

    http://www.cgsmedicare.com/partb/pubs/mb_j15/2014/j15_bulletin_july2014.pdf
    Medicare Bulletin – July 2014 – CGS Medicare
    Jul 1, 2014 … Claims for the following CPT codes are often denied as “not medically necessary”
    (remark code CO-50). … 82728 83540 83550 84466 ….. performed by a
    laboratory having only a certificate of waiver under CLIA. Also …

    https://medicare.fcso.com/Publications_A/2002/138235.pdf
    4th Quarter 2002 Medicare A Bulletin
    Aug 14, 2000 … in CPT. AMA does not directly or indirectly practice medicine or dispense medical
    services. … New CLIA Waived Tests . …. 83540: Iron .

    https://medicare.fcso.com/Fee_Archives/137950.pdf
    2006 FL Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule – Medicare
    Jan 1, 2006 … Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA). Organ or Disease ….. 83540. 9.05.
    83550. 12.21. 83570. 12.36. 83582. 19.80. 83586. 17.89. 83593.

    https://cdn.optumcoding.com/content/updates/CCI/200/SLAB%2020_0.pdf
    Laboratory Services – OptumCoding
    blood specimen, CPT code 36416, is not reportable to Medicare. Code. 36415 is
    ….. This test may be performed using a CLIA-waived test system. Laboratories …

    http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/docs/eohhs/eohhs-regs/114-3-20.pdf
    114.3 CMR: DIVISION OF HEALTH CARE FINANCE … – Mass.Gov
    (Description of Service and HCPCS/CPT-4 Procedure Code). ….. CLIA waived
    test or moderate complexity test, per patient encounter ….. 83540 $ 6.93 Iron.

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