Noridian Publishes Several Therapy News Updates

Noridian Administrative Services, Medicare contractor for the states of Alaska, Arizona, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming, has released several publications on November 19 and 20, 2012 related to outpatient therapy services in the areas of students and aides, use of modifier 59, TENS clarification, billing of time-based codes, therapy…

MAC Contract Awards Protest Updates

Protests have been filed against the Jurisdiction E A/B MAC contract, Jurisdiction 6 A/B MAC contract, and Jurisdiction L A/B MAC contract. The protests impact the states of California, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, as well as the District of Columbia.