President’s End-of-Year Message

Dear Friends, The end of the year is a good time to reflect upon the accomplishments of the year and also to be thankful for everything we, as an organization, have achieved throughout the year. I am happy to report that the ACHM is strong. Our reputation, our credibility, our member engagement, our sponsor commitment [...]

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ICD-10 Updates

CMS has published the newest additions to the NCD 20.29 list of covered indications. These are mainly for DFU , so non-pressure ulcer of whatever level WITHOUT necrosis, which was a coding issue. Update policy effective 4/3/17, section C, non-coverage of topical oxygen, is removed from NCD20.29, HBO, to allow MAC discretion. See CR10220. NOTE: [...]

By | 2017-12-10T05:07:53+00:00 December 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments