On Monday the Board of Directors of the Community Oncology Alliance (COA) submitted a letter to the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) regarding its recent draft recommendations on Medicare Part B.
On April 19, 2016, The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published a preliminary decision on the HCSPCS application for a unique J code for BENDEKA® (bendamustine hydrochloride) Injection, a ready-to-dilute solution, low-volume (50 mL) bendamustine formulation. CMS ruled … Continued
At the request of cancer care patients, survivors, advocates, providers and practices, we are offering these resources to make getting involved in stopping this misguided Medicare experiment as easy as possible.
If you are working in a practice or cancer clinic or hospital outpatient department, you are invited to our 2016 MEDICARE UPDATE WEBINAR(S) on December 10 and 11, 2015 at 12 noon EST. All you have to do to register … Continued
Effective January 1, 2015, Current Procedure Terminology (CPT)codes 80300-80377 were added to replace deleted 2014 drug testing codes. However, at this time, these new codes will not be recognized by Medicare. Claims reporting codes 80300-80377 will be returned as unprocessable. New HCPCs G6030-G6058 … Continued