FCC Repeals Net Neutrality Regulations Despite Healthcare Industry Concerns

Healthcare industry stakeholders are voicing concern regarding the FCC’s repeal of “net neutrality” regulations, noting that smaller organizations and vendors may not be able to compete with larger entities.

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Endovascular Abdominal Aneurysm Repair
Dec15

Endovascular Abdominal Aneurysm Repair

Back in the days of ICD-9 coding, the encoder was pretty straightforward when it came to procedure coding. Nowadays, the encoder will help craft a PCS code that looks right but isn’t quite right.

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AHIMA Releases Cybersecurity Action Plan as Survey Reveals Increasing Rates of Cyberattacks
Dec14

AHIMA Releases Cybersecurity Action Plan as Survey Reveals Increasing Rates of Cyberattacks

According to results of a startling new survey, four in five doctors (or 83 percent) have experienced a cyberattack of some kind.

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CMS Backtracks Value-Based Care Models

A final rule released by CMS on November 30 officially canceled both the Episode Payment Model and the Cardiac Rehabilitation Incentive Payment Model.

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MIPS 2018: High Priority Considerations
Dec07

MIPS 2018: High Priority Considerations

This brief online article will review selected aspects of MIPS with an emphasis on decisions that should be made in the near term.

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