Congress has passed and President Biden has signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2024 (H.R. 4366) that will reduce the ... << Read More >>

Congress Reduces 2024 Medicare Payment Cut

Aetna has announced that beginning December 1, 2023, they will implement the 15% Billing Reduction for services provided by Physical ... << Read More >>

Aetna To Adopt PTA Billing Reduction

United Healthcare has published Medical Policy updates effective July 1, 2023 that affect Habilitation and Rehabilitation Therapy (Occupational, Physical, and ... << Read More >>

United Healthcare Medical Policy Update July 2023

As of March 30th 2021, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service (CMS) has officially started the process to recover payments ... << Read More >>

CMS AAPP Extended Repayment Program

One of the most confusing aspects of Physical Therapy billing is Medicare's 8 Minute Rule for time-based codes.Physical Therapy billing ... << Read More >>

The 8 Minute Rule – How Does It Work?

The UnitedHealthcare Community Plan has published an update in the September 2020 Network Bulletin that may affect your practice's bottom ... << Read More >>

UnitedHealthcare 2021 Update for New York

Test your knowledge about the Medicare 8 Minute Rule Quiz. There are a total of 10 questions in this quiz. ... << Read More >>

Medicare 8 Minute Rule Quiz

Are you collecting all the patient fees that you have earned? Probably not, and in 2020 and beyond, this could ... << Read More >>

Increase Your Patient Collections

Clean claims are the holy grail of medical billing. Unfortunately, in Physical Therapy billing, there are a greater number of ... << Read More >>

5 Reasons for Physical Therapy Claim Denials and Their Solutions

Windows 7 Support is EndingThe HIPAA Security Rule requires that all software used by Covered Entities and Business Associates be ... << Read More >>

Is Windows 7 HIPAA Compliant?

With the new year approaching, it is time to review your office policies and procedures to make sure your practice ... << Read More >>

Getting Paid in 2019

There are several important 2019 changes that you need to be aware of. Some are minor changes and some are ... << Read More >>

2019 Changes for Physical Therapists, Speech Language Therapists, and Occupational Therapists