MLN Connects - November 14, 2019

MLN Connects - New Medicare Card: If an MBI Changes

MLN Connects® for Thursday, November 14, 2019

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News

  • New Medicare Card: If an MBI Changes
  • Medicare Shared Savings Program: Application Deadlines for January 1, 2021, Start Date
  • Drug Units in Excess of MUE: Comparative Billing Report in November
  • Person-Centered Planning: Comment on Performance Measurement by December 2
  • Emergency Preparedness Resources
  • Raising Awareness of Diabetes in November
  • Recognizing Lung Cancer Awareness Month and the Great American Smokeout

Compliance

  • Skilled Nursing Facility 3-Day Rule Billing

Claims, Pricers & Codes

  • MACRA Patient Relationship Categories and Codes: Reporting HCPCS Level II Modifiers

Events

  • Kidney Care Choices Model Webinars - November 15 and 22
  • 2020 Quality Payment Program Final Rule Webinar - November 19
  • Drug Units in Excess of MUE: Comparative Billing Report Webinar - December 4
  • Ground Ambulance Organizations: Data Collection System Call - December 5

MLN Matters® Articles

  • International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD-10) and Other Coding Revisions to National Coverage Determination (NCDs) - April 2020 Update
  • Updates to CR 11152 Implementation of the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM)
  • Display PARHM Claim Payment Amounts - Revised
  • October 2019 Update of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) - Revised
  • Quarterly Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Drug/Biological Code Changes - October 2019 Update - Revised

Last Updated Nov 14, 2019