EP. 199 | 2018 HSAs, PCEA and Direct Primary Care (DPC) Legislative Overview

“#HR6199 passed the House by a vote of 277-142! Thank you to all those that sent letters to @WaysandMeansGOP and your House Rep. This wouldn’t have been possible without everyone’s hard work.Thanks to all who contributed to this important effort. It’s a great step forward for patients and America’s health care system Another thank you to @RepErikPaulsen and @repblumenauer. Now on 2 the Senate!” ~The … Continue reading EP. 199 | 2018 HSAs, PCEA and Direct Primary Care (DPC) Legislative Overview

EP. 199 | 2018 HSAs, PCEA and Direct Primary Care (DPC) Legislative Overview

“#HR6199 passed the House by a vote of 277-142! Thank you to all those that sent letters to @WaysandMeansGOP and your House Rep. This wouldn’t have been possible without everyone’s hard work.Thanks to all who contributed to this important effort. It’s a great step forward for patients and America’s health care system Another thank you to @RepErikPaulsen and @repblumenauer. Now on 2 the Senate!” ~The … Continue reading EP. 199 | 2018 HSAs, PCEA and Direct Primary Care (DPC) Legislative Overview

WATCH | CMS Panel Discussion on E/M Coding Reform

CMSHHSgov | Published on Jul 20, 2018 Many stakeholders maintain that current CMS evaluation and management documentation guidelines are outdated, complex, ambiguous, and that they fail to distinguish meaningful differences among code levels. CMS has acknowledged that the current guidelines create an administrative burden and increased audit risk for some providers. In response, CMS announced its intention to undertake a multi-year effort—with the input of … Continue reading WATCH | CMS Panel Discussion on E/M Coding Reform

Reimbursement, H.R. 6199: House Advances Health Savings Account Bills

H.R. 6199, Restoring Access to Medication and Modernizing Health Savings Accounts Act of 2018 Floor Situation On Wednesday, July 25, 2018, the House will begin consideration of H.R. 6199, the Restoring Access to Medication and Modernizing Health Savings Accounts Act of 2018, under a closed rule.  H.R. 6199 was introduced on June 22, 2018 by Rep. Lynn Jenkins (R-KS) and was referred to the Committee … Continue reading Reimbursement, H.R. 6199: House Advances Health Savings Account Bills