Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) Program Implementation – What’s Happening in 2021?

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The release of the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) CY2021 proposed rule on August 3rd contained a lot of information for radiology providers to digest (a proposed 10.61% reduction to the conversion factor for 2021!), but there was also a noticeable absence in the proposed rule – any discussion of the Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC)/Clinical […]

Radiology 2020 Deleted Codes Crosswalk

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Quick reference for radiology – which codes have been deleted and which have been introduced, or revised, to replace them For 2020, there were numerous changes to the Radiology Section of the CPT® manual. As always, it’s critical to ensure all staff have a complete understanding of the changes impacting radiology – which includes knowing […]

Radiology Code Changes – Are You Ready?

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2020 RADIOLOGY CODE CHANGES – CRITICAL ADDITIONS, DELETIONS AND REVISIONS It seems impossible that a new year is just a few weeks away, yet here it comes along with numerous changes we’ve anticipated throughout the year. As we get closer to January 1st, it’s critical to ensure all staff have a complete understanding of the […]