The New York State Society of Otolaryngology

Head & Neck Surgery


benefits & services

  • Join your colleagues and enjoy the
  • many benefits and services of
  • membership in the NYSSO-HNS!

  • Non-members, click here.


third party insurance help

  • Members have access to unlimited, free consulting assistance relating to third party payer insurance, coding and policy issues from James McNally, CPC - Health Care Consultant Services.


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MLMIC Dateline - Fall 2016
Risk Management news, Patient Safety updates and news for MLMIC policyholders.

Safety Info

seminars & webinars

NYSSO-HNS is pleased to provide you with details of an educational event being sponsored by the AMA on the upcoming Quality Payment Programs and the new Merit Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS).

Please share this information with your staff.

The American Medical Association presents:

MACRA/MIPS Education

December 6, 2016
8:00-9:00 pm (EST)

To read more and to register, click on the "seminars & webinars" link above.

weekly updates

• 12/5/16
Temporary Work-Around Needed for Third Party Insurance Help Program Page.

• 12/5/16
Informal Review for 2017 Physician Quality Reporting System Results has been Extended until December 7, 2016!

• 12/5/16
2017 New York Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) Is Now Available!

• 12/5/16
Update on Cuatro LLC DBA Access Medicare Claim Payments Issue.

• 12/5/16
Compliance Letters to be Issued to Specific Providers and Suppliers Regarding Inappropriate Billing of Qualified Medicare Beneficiaries (QMBs) for Medicare Cost-Sharing.

• 12/5/16
ALERT: UPDATED Summary of Medicare Quality Payment Program Requirements for 2017!
Preview of 2017 Quality Measures


• 12/1/16
ATTENTION: ICD-10 Code Denials Increasing Due to Insurers Failing to Update their Claims Processing System to Reflect the October 1, 2016 Updates. Take Action Now!

• 11/28/16
2017 Medicare Part B Deductible Announced.

• 11/21/16
ALERT: Update on 2017 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule and Global Surgery Post Op Period Data Collection Requirements!

• 11/2/16
CMS Announces Social Security Number Removal Initiative.

• 10/24/16
October 2016 NYSSO News Now Available!
Click on NYSSO News in the Menu Above.

NYS Society of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery
408 Kenwood Avenue
Albany, NY 12054
Tel: 518 439 2020
Fax: 518 439 2040


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