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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

Spruce Up Your BAAs:
Do your 'pre-existing' BAAs need an update?

Now’s the time to give your BAAs a spring cleaning. The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act requires you to update and revise your BAAs to ensure they’re in compliance with the HIPAA Omnibus Final Rule by September. The HITECH Act mandates that you negotiate and implement amendments to all pre-existing BAAs — those entered into [...]