Five Star Update

Five Star Rating Changes Effective April 2019 This week CMS released upcoming improvements to Nursing Home Compare and the Five Star Rating system that will go into effect in April 2019. Key changes that will take place in April include:   Health Inspection...

National Correct Coding Initiative Update

CMS developed The National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) for Medicare Part B and Medicaid claims. NCCI is an automated edit system to control Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code pairs that can be reported on the same day. The goal is to assure therapists are...