The New York State Society of Otolaryngology

Head & Neck Surgery


benefits & services

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  • many benefits and services of
  • membership in the NYSSO-HNS!

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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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seminars & webinars

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weekly updates

• 11/23/15
CMS Again Extends PQRS and VBM 2016 Penalty Appeals Deadline!

• 11/23/15
Annual Provider and Supplier Enrollment is open November 14 through December 31, 2015.
2016 Medicare Fees are Also Available!

• 11/23/15
Touchstone Health Medicare Advantage Plan to Close.

• 11/23/15
Health Republic Enrollees to Transition to Excellus, MVP or Fidelis Coverage.
Physicians Urged to Complete Owed Payments Survey and then file a Complaint with the NYSDFS!

• 11/23/15
November 2015 NYSSO News Now Available!
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• 11/23/15
2016 Medicare Part B Deductible Announced.

• 11/23/15
CMS Releases 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule.

• 11/23/15
ALERT: Emblem Health Issues "Non-Renewal" Letters for their Medicare Advantage Plans!
What You Need to Do in Response!

• 11/18/15
Qualifiers for ICD-10 Diagnosis Codes are Required on Electronic Claims.

• 11/16/15
How to Check Your Medicare FFS Claim Status Post ICD-10 Implementation.

• 11/11/15
Reminders on Changes due to
ICD-10 Coding.

• 11/11/15
CMS Releases Final Rule on EHR MU for Stage 3 and Modifications for 2015 through 2017.
Hardship Exemption Due to Delayed Release has now been Outlined!

• 11/9/15
NYS Regulators to Close Health Insurance CO-OP.
What Physicians Should Do.

• 10/19/15
CMS Announces ICD-10 Ombudsman.

• 10/13/15
New ICD-10 Lookup Tool Now Available from CMS.

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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