Anthem to Cut Payments to Hospital Based Imaging Studies

Anthem to Cut Payments to Hospital Based Imaging Studies

In what may be the first strike in a battle over what healthcare services should be provided in a hospital, Blues giant Anthem will no longer pay for MRIs and CT scans performed on an outpatient basis in hospitals across the country. As healthcare costs continue to...
Medicare Extends, Expands Physician MACRA Flexibility

Medicare Extends, Expands Physician MACRA Flexibility

The new flexibility is expected to increase the number of clinicians excluded from quality-reporting requirements under MACRA from 700,000 in 2017 to 834,000 in 2018. (Note from your Revenue Cycle management partner at ebix, Inc. – We are always at the forefront of...