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All posts by: Charity Singleton Craig

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Charity Singleton Craig is a freelance writer and editor who provides communications and marketing services for CIPROMS. She is responsible for creating, editing, and managing all content, design, and interaction on the company website and social media channels in order to promote CIPROMS as a thought leader in healthcare billing and management.

CMS Issues Waiver for Ground Ambulance Services Treatment in Place

A new waiver was issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for ground ambulance services providing treatment in place as part of a COVID-19 protocol. Under authority provided through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, the new policy waives any requirements that an ambulance service must include the transport of an individual to receive Medicare payment. READ MORE

Planning Ahead for No Surprises Act Implementation

The No Surprises Act, which was signed into law in December 2020, won’t go into effect until at least January 1, 2022. But that isn’t slowing down provider groups from working to ensure the details of the bill, which will be administered through by agencies like the Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and Treasury, are ironed out with their interests in mind. READ MORE

Indiana Medicaid’s Third-Party Liability Disallowance Project: What You Need to Know

Indiana’s Third-Party Liability Disallowance Project supplies Indiana Medicaid providers with Medicare and third-party commercial insurance information to properly bill claims to the primary carrier. Managed by the Indiana FSSA Office of Medicaid Policy and Planning, the TPL Disallowance Project identifies paid Indiana Medicaid claims for which there is third-party coverage and notifies providers of the third-party coverage information. READ MORE

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