DMA Finally Publishes Guidance on Medicaid Recoupment

Two months after NC Medicaid hit physicians with a surprise year-end recoupment, the Division of…

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NCMS Addresses Major Issues on Capitol Hill

Coalition of State Medical Societies representatives in the US House Energy and Commerce Committee…

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Meaningful Use Updates – What You Need to Know Now

Register By Monday to Remain Eligible for Incentive Payments CMS issued the following updated…

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NC HIEA Participation Agreement Update

As the March 1 transition to a state-run Health Information Exchange (HIE) rapidly approaches, the…

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NCMS President Seeks Feedback; Shares Thoughts on the Importance of Professional Organizations

Drs. Hickey and Gundlach share the long and short of professional society membership with UNC…

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PAI Report Outlines Payment Differentials Across Outpatient Settings

Last week, the Physicians Advocacy Institute (PAI) released a study prepared by Avalere Health…

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Trouble Getting Through to BCBS? Reminder of Numbers to Call

Members continue to report trouble getting through to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina…

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CMS Announces Core Quality Measures As Part of Simplification Effort

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) last week released seven sets of “core quality…

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Get the Facts on MACRA

If you are still uncertain what MACRA is all about, get the facts by downloading the recording of…

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There Is an App for That Drug Card

As if the North Carolina Drug Card is not easy enough to use, now there is a smartphone app that…

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