MLN Connects® for Thursday, February 28, 2019
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February 28, 2019

MLN Connects® for Thursday, February 28, 2019

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News & Announcements

  • Interoperability and Patient Access to Health Data: New Proposals
  • Opioid Prescribing Mapping Tool Improved with Medicaid and Rural Data
  • Hospice Compare Refresh
  • Data on Geographic Variation in the Medicare Program
  • 2017 CMS Program Statistics
  • Quality Payment Program: Payment Adjustment Resource
  • Choosing a Primary Clinician in New Video for Your Patients

Provider Compliance

  • Laboratory Blood Counts: Provider Compliance Tips – Reminder

Upcoming Events

  • Interoperability and Patient Access Proposed Rule Listening Session – March 5
  • Dementia Care & Psychotropic Medication Tracking Tool Call – March 12
  • Open Payments: Transparency and You Call – March 13
  • SNF Value-Based Purchasing Program: Phase One Review and Corrections Call – March 20
  • Submitting Your Medicare Part A Cost Report Electronically Webcast – March 28

Medicare Learning Network® Publications & Multimedia

  • HPTCs Code Set: April 2019 Update MLN Matters Article – New
  • DMEPOS Fee Schedule: April 2019 Update MLN Matters Article – New
  • NCCI: Modification of MCS Logic for Modifiers Involving PTP MLN Matters Article – New
  • Home Health PDGM MLN Matters Article – Revised
  • Organ Acquisition Charges Not Included in IPPS Payment MLN Matters Article – Revised
  • Medical Documentation: Exchanging the List of eMDR via esMD MLN Matters Article – Revised
  • How to Use the Medicare Coverage Database Booklet – Revised
  • SNF Billing Reference Booklet – Revised
  • Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule Fact Sheet – Revised

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