Radiology Practice Blog
Cuts for Radiology and IR reimbursements are looming. CMS's intention is to cut reimbursements for specialists in order to boost reimbursement for Evaluation & Management patient office visits (E&M). Learn how to capture and bill E&M for your Radiology/IR practice.
In today’s environment of declining reimbursement and increasing costs, it is critical for radiologists to relentlessly strive to optimize their reimbursement and overall practice performance. Radiologist documentation is the key to reimbursement, so it is important to choose your words carefully.
StreamlineMD's EHR Interactive E&M Tool allows providers to understand and determine the appropriate E&M code to assign based on 2021 guidelines for evaluations based on medical decision making or time.
Everyone has been talking about the changes coming to the E&M Guidelines for several years and now it is about to happen. The AMA has put together guidelines related to how these changes will be applied to the Office E&M codes (99202-99215).
Global Payments Integrated (GPI) and StreamlineMD have partnered to provide feature-rich payment tools to help you run your practice better and give patients the convenience they expect.
Take Action Now to Avoid Cuts to 2021 Radiology & Interventional Radiology Payments
2021 Changes to Percutaneous Needle Core Biopsy Lung or Mediastinum include new CPT Code, Description, and AMA Instructions
Contact your Congressional Representative today to help stop CMS's Proposed Cuts to 2021 Payments.
The radiology specialty and market is evolving rapidly, creating new opportunities in interventional radiology that can solve challenges that have plagued private radiology groups for decades.
StreamlineMD is looking forward to attending and exhibiting at the following upcoming 2020 Radiology & IR Conferences, and meeting you there!
Each year it is important to review best practices for optimal Radiology & IR practice performance and to ensure that these are integrated into your daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly plans.
YOUR WORDS MATTER – CHOOSE THEM CAREFULLY. CPT codes and their descriptions are the standards that need to be followed. Code assignments are based on Radiologist documentation. The financial audience is looking for a match between the Radiologist’s documentation and the codes assigned. Always document the number/types of views read. Understand the difference between Views and Films...