Important New Info on Increased Payments for COVID-19 Vaccinations for Homebound Patients

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) hosted a Special Open Door Forum on the increased payment amounts for providers that vaccinate homebound Medicare beneficiaries for the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Effective June 8, 2021, Medicare will pay an additional amount of $35 per dose for administering the COVID-19 vaccine in the home for…

NAHC Business Partner Members: CMS Holding Forum About Developing Medicare Fee for Service Documentation Requirement Lookup Service Prototype

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Center for Program Integrity will host a series of SODF calls to educate the public about a new initiative underway to develop a Medicare Fee for Service (FFS) Documentation Requirement Lookup Service prototype. Also, to allow physicians, suppliers, IT and Electronic Health Record (EHR) Developers and Vendors, and/or…