MBX NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE

ISSUE 17: OCTOBER 2016

IN THIS ISSUE: RBMA 2016 Fall Educational Conference, MACRA Update, Office of Inspector General 40th Anniversary, OIG Announce it Will Investigate Smaller Breaches, and more...

ISSUE 16: AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2016

IN THIS ISSUE: United Healthcare Plans to Cut MPPR Discount Percentage, CIGNA to Cover 3D Mammography for Routine Screening, Plans for the Quality Payment Program in 2017, and more...

ISSUE 15: JULY 2016

IN THIS ISSUE: Decreasing the Burden of Patient Financial Responsibility, Radiology Provisions in the 2017 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule, USPSTF Endorses CT Colonography for Screening, and more...

ISSUE 14: JUNE 2016

IN THIS ISSUE: CMS Transmittal 1672 – Coding Revisions to National Coverage Determinations, National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) Updates, Radiologist Assistant Legislation, Senate Bill for Screening Mammography, and more...

ISSUE 13: MAY 2016

IN THIS ISSUE: MBX Demonstrations A Success At RBMA And ACR Summits, New Mammography Codes, Osteopenia NCD Diagnosis Code Update, Balance Billing Laws, CMS Medicaid Managed Care Final Rule, and more...

ISSUE 12: APRIL 2016

IN THIS ISSUE: Office of Inspector General - 2016 Financial Year Work Plan, CMS Scheduled to Release MACRA Draft Proposal in the Spring, Clarification of CMS’s Final Rule Regarding Overpayments, and more...

ISSUE 11: MARCH 2016

IN THIS ISSUE: APEX Business Intelligence, States Propose Balance Billing Limits, Low-Dose CT for Lung Cancer Screening, New Requirements for CT Technologists, and more...

ISSUE 10: FEBRUARY 2016

IN THIS ISSUE: Medicaid Expansion, Payment Reductions for Non-Digital Imaging Studies, HIPAA Privacy Rule and the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), and more...

ISSUE 9: JANUARY 2016

IN THIS ISSUE: In The News - Cadillac Tax, CT Lung Cancer Screening, CMS Physician Compare, Pre-Filed State Legislation Addresses Radiology Issues, and more...

ISSUE 8: NOVEMBER 2015

IN THIS ISSUE: The PAMA Bill and what it means for Radiology, New Guidelines for CT Dose Management, Appropriate Use Criteria, Update on Lung Cancer Screening, ICD-10 Update, and more...

ISSUE 7: OCTOBER 2015

IN THIS ISSUE: Aetna – Humana Merger, Medicare Quarterly Provider Compliance Newsletter, Medicare Part B Premium Increases, Revised CMS Instructions Clarify ICD-10 Orders Issue, and more...