CodeMap® 
150 North Wacker Drive
Suite 2360
Chicago, IL 60606
847-381-5465 Phone
847-381-4606 Fax
customerservice@codemap.com
      


User Information

Create New Account

Lost Password

Username:
Password:


Quick Links

LCDs and LCAs
by Contractor

PLA Codes

Laboratory Fee Schedule

2023
2022

Physician Fee Schedule

2023
2022

OPPS Fee Schedule

2023-January
2022-October

ASC Fee Schedule

2023-January
2022-October

APC Codes

2023-January
2022-October

DRG Codes

2023
2022

ASP Drug Pricing Files

January 2023
October 2022


CMS Transmittals



Important Notice: Change of Address


CodeMap® Compliance Briefing: 04/16/2010


Editor's Welcome:

This week, contributing author Ms. Stacie Buck continues her discussion on how the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) program may affect providers of radiology and imaging services. You will remember that the first installment of this discussion was included in the April 1, 2010 CodeMap® Radiology Briefing. Today's installment focuses on specific documentation issues that may be the focus of future RAC audits. Ms. Buck will conclude her discussion in a third and final installment in the near future concerning coding and documentation issues for interventional radiology services.

As a reminder, the Tax Relief and Health Care Act of 2006 required Congress to implement a permanent national RAC program by January 1, 2010. The national RAC program now being implemented is the outgrowth of a successful demonstration program used to identify incorrect Medicare payments made to health care providers and suppliers in six states. The demonstration yielded over $900 million in overpayments being r....

Sorry, the full document you are trying to access requires an active subscription.

Please login to the left.


Click here for publications catalog.

--

CodeMap┬« is a Registered Trademark of Wheaton Partners, LLC.