Coming Soon: ICD-11

Coming Soon: ICD-11

On June 18, 2018, the World Health Organization (WHO) released a new International Classification of Diseases, Version 1.1 (ICD-11) but it won’t be until after 2022 that we will be expected to begin using the new codes. On the WHO website, the announcement states,...
Out with the Old, In with the New!

Out with the Old, In with the New!

As you are probably aware, there is a lot of change about to take place in our industry.  The amount of information is overwhelming and confusing.  Let’s see what is in store for us. Two main areas of change are noted in the SNF Final Rule  and The Medicare Physician...
Medicare Part B Therapy Caps Repealed!

Medicare Part B Therapy Caps Repealed!

February 9, 2018 was a historical day: for over twenty years, providers have been advocating for Medicare Part B beneficiaries to receive medically necessary therapy services that exceed a capped amount! Our voices were heard, and the President signed the bill...