The New York State Society of Otolaryngology

Head & Neck Surgery


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MLMIC News Digest
Updated: 9/7/17

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seminars & webinars

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weekly updates

• 11/20/17
NGS Medicare 2018 Fee Schedules Now Available for Download.

• 11/20/17
CMS 2018 Medicare Deductible Announced.

• 11/20/17
Revised WCB Health Care Provider Registration Coming Soon with a December 29, 2017 Deadline.

• 11/20/17
New Medicare Cards: Provider Ombudsman Announced.

• 11/20/17
FAQ Fact Sheet Released by CMS on the Transition to New Medicare Numbers & Cards.

• 11/13/17
Reminder: A Health Plan Cannot Require a Physician to Accept Credit Card Payments.

• 11/7/17
United Healthcare (UHC) Unveils New Physician Website.

• 11/7/17
CMS Announces Physician Compare Website Preview - Check Your Listing by December 1, 2017.

• 11/6/17
Update Regarding Handwriting on Claims Submitted to Medicare.

• 11/6/17
November 2017 NYSSO News Now Available!
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• 10/30/17
Reminder: Enrollment in Regular Medicaid Will Be Required for Continued Participation in Medicaid HMO/Managed Care Plans.

• 10/30/17
REMINDER: 2016 PQRS Feedback Reports and 2016 Annual Quality and Resource Use Reports Now Available.
2018 Penalty Letters are Enroute and Informal Reviews are Due December 1, 2017 !

• 9/25/17
ALERT: Emblem Health Issuing Letters regarding Non-Renewal of Contracts Effective End of December 2017!

NYS Society of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery
408 Kenwood Avenue
Albany, NY 12054
Tel: 518 439 2020
Fax: 518 439 2040


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