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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

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'Two Midnight' Rule Needs Revision, OIG Says

Plus: Billing extra codes for urine testing cost this lab over $4.6 million. It hasn’t even been a year since CMS enacted its “Two Midnight” rule, but the OIG is already questioning the decision.  Background: Last October, Medicare ruled that surgical procedures, diagnostic tests and other treatments are “generally appropriate for inpatient hospital admission and payment under Medicare Part A [...]


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