The Bylaws of the Council on Podiatric Medical Education mandate that publications produced by the council are to be reviewed by an Ad Hoc Advisory Committee six years following the adoption of revisions resulting from the previous Ad Hoc Advisory Committee review.Read More
APMA submitted its formal comments to CMS on September 10 in response to CMS' proposed rule for the 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule. We are incredibly proud of our members’ efforts to let CMS know its proposals related to separate E/M coding for DPMs are unacceptable.Read More
CMS is closing the opportunity to comment on its proposed changes for the 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule this coming Monday, September 10. As a reminder, included among many proposed changes, CMS also included a proposal to require only podiatric physicians to use a separate set of E/M codes, which would pay significantly less. If you haven’t already utilized APMA’s eAdvocacy portal to express your opposition to this punitive proposal, we urge you to do so now.Read More
In accordance with CPME procedures, interested individuals or institutions are invited to submit third-party comments with respect to compliance of the Midwestern University Arizona School of Podiatric Medicine in Glendale, AZ, with the standards and requirements of the council. The council will take into consideration all comments received by December 15 as part of the college’s on-site evaluation scheduled for January 22–25, 2019.Read More
Whats New? ICD-10 and CPT codes for 2019
November 15, 2018
On November 15, 2018, at 8 p.m. EDT, APMA will present another installment of its Surgical Coding webinar series, "Whats New? ICD-10 and CPT codes for 2019." APMA Coding Consultant Jeffrey Lehrman, DPM, will present.