Can I Use the KX Modifier Above $3700?

I am often asked by therapists, office managers, biller’s, billing companies, etc., if the application of the KX modifier is allowed for Medicare beneficiaries who have exceeded $3700 physical and speech therapy combined in a calendar year or a separate $3700 for occupational therapy in a calendar year. Providers of therapy services are under the…

How to Complete the ABN Form

The past 2 weeks, I wrote on 2 primary reasons why a provider may have to issue an advance beneficiary notice of noncoverage (ABN) to a Medicare beneficiary receiving outpatient therapy services. In this week’s article, I am going to teach providers how to complete the ABN form and provide examples of completed ABN forms.…