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Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced (BPCI Advanced)

Earlier this month, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the launch of a new voluntary bundled payment model called Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced (BPCI Advanced), which is available to organizations in Region IV.   On behalf of CMS’ Innovation Center, we are requesting your assistance in sharing this information withRead More


Update on Medicare Physician Payment

As a result of advocacy by the American Medical Association (AMA) and other physician groups, language extending the misvalued code offset has changed for the better.  Earlier reports were that Congress was considering two additional years of this policy which would result negative updates in 2020, threatening to reduce Medicare payments to below 2015 levels. Read More


Backup emergency number activated due to 911 carrier outages

Customers who cannot get through to 911 should dial (727) 582-5770 to report an emergency As of 11:30 a.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 31, some Pinellas County customers may experience issues dialing 911. Those needing to make an emergency call should continue to dial 911. However, those who cannot get through to 911 should call theRead More


Florida Department of Health – Influenza Guidance Letter

The Florida Department of Health (DOH) is reporting a moderately severe influenza season with widespread activity across Florida. In response, the DOH has provided influenza guidance letters to health care providers with disease reporting requirements and recommendations on offering the influenza vaccine, administering antivirals and chemoprophylaxis. An additional letter has been attached specifically for healthRead More


As you are aware, the AMA and 16 other organizations released a set of Prior Authorization and Utilization Management Reform Principles in early 2017, with the goal of spurring conversations with health plans, benefit managers, accreditation organizations, and other health care stakeholders to reduce the administrative burdens and barriers to timely patient care associated withRead More


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