The New York State Society of Otolaryngology

Head & Neck Surgery


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MLMIC News Digest
Updated: 9/7/17

Safety Info

seminars & webinars

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weekly updates

• 10/23/17
MIPS Quality Performance Category Institutes Eligible Measure Applicability (EMA) Process.

• 10/9/17
United Healthcare (UHC) to Delay Change in Consult Code Policy.

• 10/2/17
October 2017 NYSSO News Now Available!
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• 10/2/17
Reminder: Begin MIPS Data Collection by October 2nd for 90 Consecutive Days of Participation.

• 10/2/17
Update on Transition to New Medicare Numbers and Cards.

• 9/25/17
ALERT: Emblem Health Issuing Letters regarding Non-Renewal of Contracts Effective End of December 2017!

• 9/21/17
CMS Reveals New Medicare Card Design.

• 9/19/17
2016 PQRS Feedback Reports and 2016 Annual Quality and Resource Use Reports Now Available & 2018 Penalty Letters are Enroute.
Informal Review Process is Also Available.

• 9/18/17
Aetna Issues Guidance on how to Access your Fee Schedule.

• 8/28/17
Update Regarding Handwriting on Claims Submitted to Medicare.

• 8/21/17
CMS Posts 2018 ICD-10-CM Codes Effective October 1, 2017.

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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