Time to Revalidate Your Medicare Enrollment!

By Dave Kegel, Manager of Credentialing Two years ago, during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) enacted a waiver that allowed new, non-certified Part B suppliers, physicians, and non-physician practitioners to obtain temporary Medicare billing privileges. CMS also temporarily waived the associated application fee, criminal background checks, and site visit requirements. All Medicare …

No Is Not (Always) Their Final Answer

By Amanda Kissinger, RevCycle Partners Billing Service Group Manager The best insurance billers are tenacious. They have to be. Think of the number of times an insurance payer denies payment. You did your research. You used the right CPT codes for the service provided. You reported the necessary additional information, such as the referring provider. You know it was posted …