MLN Connects - August 13, 2020

COVID-19: CMS/CDC Nursing Home Training Series Webcast - August 13

MLN Connects® for Thursday, August 13, 2020

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  • Trump Administration Announces Initiative to Transform Rural Health
  • Physician Compare Preview Period Open through August 20
  • Management of Acute and Chronic Pain - Stakeholder Engagement Opportunity: Reply by August 21
  • SNF Provider Preview Reports: Review Your Data by August 30
  • PEPPERs for HHAs and PHPs
  • Hospitals: Three Year Geographic Reclassification Data for FY 2022 MGCRB Applications
  • Opioids: Co-Prescribing Naloxone


  • National CMS/CDC Nursing Home COVID-19 Training Series Webcast - August 13
  • Dr. Todd Graham Pain Management Study Listening Session - August 27

MLN Matters® Articles

  • Billing for Home Infusion Therapy Services On or After January 1, 2021
  • Correction to Editing Update for Vaccine Services
  • International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD10) and Other Coding Revisions to National Coverage Determination (NCDs) - January 2021 Update
  • Quarterly Update for Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule and Laboratory Services Subject to Reasonable Charge Payment
  • Quarterly Update to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB) - October 2020 Update
  • Update to Osteoporosis Drug Codes Billable on Home Health Claims
  • Influenza Vaccine Payment Allowances - Annual Update for 2020-2021 Season - Revised


  • HQRP Training Resources Web-Based Training Course

            Last Updated Thu, 13 Aug 2020 12:12:50 +0000