MLN Connects® for Thursday, October 31, 2019
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October 31, 2019

MLN Connects® for Thursday, October 31, 2019

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MLN Connects – Influenza Vaccine: Payment & Resources


  • Protect Your Patients' Identities: Use the MBI Now
  • Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program Results for FY 2020
  • IRF/LTCH/SNF Quality Reporting Program Submission Deadline: November 15
  • Nursing Home Compare Refresh
  • Influenza Vaccination: Protect Your Patients this Season


  • DMEPOS: Bill Correctly for Items Provided During Inpatient Stays

Claims, Pricers & Codes

  • Liver Transplant Claims: Possible Overpayment


  • Submitting Your Medicare Part A Cost Report Electronically Webcast – November 5
  • Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory Test Payment System: Data Reporting Call – November 14
  • Success with the Hospice Quality Reporting Program Webinar – November 14

MLN Matters® Articles

  • Billing Instructions for Beneficiaries Enrolled in Medicare Advantage (MA) Plans for Services Covered by Decision Memo CAG-00451N
  • Overview of the Repetitive, Scheduled Non-emergent Ambulance Prior Authorization Model – Revised
  • What New Home Health Agencies (HHAs) Need to Know About Being Placed in a Provisional Period of Enhanced Oversight – Revised


  • Medicare Fraud & Abuse: Prevent, Detect, and Report Web-Based Training Course
  • Quality Payment Program: MIPS 2019 Web-Based Training Courses

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