Important E&M Updates from National Government Services

April 12, 2017

National Government Services (NGS), our local Medicare carrier, has posted some changes to its previous publications surrounding three important areas of Evaluation & Management coding and documentation guidelines. Consultative Services:…

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“Incident To” Billing: When & How?

September 1, 2016

“Incident to” services are defined by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as: services that are furnished as an integral, although incidental, part of the physician’s personal, professional…

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Compliance Committee Members

June 7, 2016

Physicians Larry Koch, MD  – Medical Director, Chairman Maria Briggs, MD  – Physician Representative, Obstetrics & Gynecology Michael Deshaies, DO – Physician Representative, Internal Medicine David Fenton, MD  – Physician…

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Compliance Committee Mission Statement

June 7, 2016

Starling Physicians is committed to providing comprehensive education and timely communication to our physicians regarding coding regulations, guidelines and documentation requirements. The Compliance Committee has been established to review CMS…

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