Google+ October 2009 - Nancy Beckley & Associates : Nancy Beckley & Associates
Subscribe via RSS Feed Connect on Google Plus Connect on LinkedIn

Archive for October, 2009

RAC Region B Adds New Issues – Rehab Included

October 15, 2009 0 Comments
RAC Region B Adds New Issues – Rehab Included

CGI, the Region B Recovery Audit Contractor has added several new CMS approved issues.  The issue of untimed codes for therapy is now approved for Illinois, Indiana, Kentuckhy, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin.  The issue was approved on 9/30/2009 and covers services from 10/1/2007 forward.  According to CGI: Untimed Codes – CPT codes (excluding modifiers KX, […]

Continue Reading »

CORF Plan of Care Certification – Are You in Compliance?

October 15, 2009 0 Comments
CORF Plan of Care Certification – Are You in Compliance?

The Comprehensive Outpatient Rehabilitation Facility (CORF) has been around as a Medicare entity for 26 years.  In a CORF,  a plan of care may be certified for 60 days (which has always been the case).  A number of years ago the regulations were changed to state that the physician must develop the plan of care, […]

Continue Reading »