MLN Connects for Thursday, August 6, 2020

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MLN Connects® for Thursday, August 6, 2020

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* Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances in Medicare Part D: Request for Information
* Release of the IRF Web Pricer
* Subsequent Nursing Facility E/M Services: Comparative Billing Report
* Nursing Home Compare Refresh
* Medicare Ground Ambulance Data Collection System: Updated Documents
* MACs Resume Medical Review on a Post-Payment Basis
* Renewed ABN: Deadline Extended to January 1
* COVID-19: Telemedicine, Clinical Experiences, Resources for Hospitals and Urgent Care Centers
* Protect Your Patients Against Vaccine-Preventable Diseases


* National CMS/CDC Nursing Home COVID-19 Training Series Webcast — August 6
* COVID-19: Lessons from the Front Lines Call — August 7
* Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule: Understanding 4 Key Topics Listening Session — August 13
* Dr. Todd Graham Pain Management Study Listening Session — August 27

MLN Matters® Articles

* New Waived Tests
* Penalty for Delayed Request for Anticipated Payment (RAP) Submission – Implementation