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CPME has published the proposed revised versions of CPME 320 and 330 and scheduled a Town Hall meeting for January 26.Read More
The Coding Resource Center (CRC) will undergo a security upgrade on Thursday, January 14, at 12 p.m. ET. After the upgrade is complete, you will use your APMA user ID and password (i.e., your APMA.org log-in info) to access the site.Read More
APMA led a collaboration with AOFAS and AAOS to request that the NCCI increase the Medically Unlikely Edit (MUE) of CPT 28300 (Osteotomy, calcaneus) from one to two.Read More
MIPS PY 2021: MIPS APMs and the MIPS APM APP
January 26, 2021 | 8:00 PM EST
On January 26, 2021, APMA's Health Policy and Practice Committee will host "MIPS PY 2021: MIPS APMs and the MIPS APM APP." Cindy Moon, MPP, MPH, of Hart Health Strategies, will present.
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Earlier this year, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued two final rules implementing provisions of the 21st Century Cures Act. These two related final rules (21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the ONC Health IT Certification Program; CMS Interoperability and Patient Access) impact health IT vendors, health care facilities, and providers and include significant financial penalties and other disincentivizes to discourage stakeholders from engaging in information blocking that interferes with access, exchange or use of electronic health information.
The AMA CPT® Editorial Panel made major changes to office and other outpatient Evaluation and Management (E/M) services, which took effect January 1, 2021. These changes include the deletion of CPT 99201 and a modification to the system used to select the level of office / other outpatient E/M.