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How do I update my provider information on an existing Railroad Medicare provider number? 08/10/2020
How can I check the status of my Appeal request submitted through eServices? 08/07/2020
How can I check the status of my PTAN request? 08/07/2020
Railroad Medicare PTAN Lookup and Request Tool FAQs 08/07/2020
Why do the links in my email listserv not work? 07/23/2020
I received a prepayment review letter from Medical Review requesting supporting documentation for a claim. What form should I use when returning the requested information? 07/17/2020
Where can I find an EFT form for Railroad Medicare? 07/09/2020
How do I make the text larger to make it easier to read? 06/30/2020
Can a provider submit a hospital inpatient, office or outpatient evaluation on the same calendar date as a critical service? 06/26/2020
Can an evaluation and management (E/M) service be performed as a split or shared service? 06/26/2020
Can I submit a subsequent hospital visit if my documentation does not support one of the three levels of an initial hospital visit? 06/26/2020
Can incident to occur in place of service (POS) 19 or 22 (outpatient hospital)? 06/26/2020
Can time alone be used to select an E/M code? 06/26/2020
Can we utilize the "status of three or more chronic/inactive conditions" as an extended History of Present Illness (HPI) for the 1995 guidelines? 06/26/2020
Does time need to be documented in order to submit for a hospital or nursing facility discharge service? 06/26/2020
If a patient had one system complaint that was documented for the review of systems (ROS) and then the provider documented "patient has no other complaints," is that enough to receive a complete ROS? 06/26/2020
If another provider admits a patient into Observation Care and I provide a consult, can I bill the observation care code? 06/26/2020
If my patient is registered in the emergency department and I am asked to see him/her, may I submit the emergency service? 06/26/2020
Is Coumadin or Heparin considered a "drug requiring intensive monitoring for toxicity" under the Table of Risk? 06/26/2020
Is it acceptable to use "noncontributory, unremarkable or negative" when reporting past, family or social history? 06/26/2020
What are the documentation requirements for billing observation or inpatient hospital care services (including admission and discharge services)? 06/26/2020
What is the difference between the 1995 and 1997 Evaluation and Management (E/M) Guidelines? 06/26/2020
What specific information can ancillary staff (e.g., RN, LPN, CNA) document during an evaluation and management (E/M) encounter? 06/26/2020
When scoring documentation for E/M services, can a review or order of a pulse oximetry reading be counted as a vital sign under constitutional? 06/26/2020
When the history of present illness (HPI), review of systems (ROS) and past/family/social history (PFSH) are unobtainable, does a physician have to document the reason why, or can it be inferred by other documentation within the HPI (e.g., patient had severe dementia)? 06/26/2020
When using the 1995 E/M guidelines, can you add body areas and organ systems together to determine the appropriate level for the examination component? 06/26/2020
Where can I find coverage and billing guidelines for screening mammograms? 06/26/2020
Where can I find coverage and billing guidelines for screening pap smears and pelvic exams? 06/26/2020
Why was my office visit denied when billed on the same surgery date of service? 06/26/2020
How can I call Customer Service? 06/18/2020
After I receive a 277CA will I receive anything else? 06/09/2020
How can I check on the status of my Railroad EDI Enrollment Form? 06/09/2020
How can I tell if I am set up for Electronic Billing? 06/09/2020
How do I restore a remit file? 06/09/2020
Is the 277CA returned for each test submission? 06/09/2020
Once I enroll for electronic billing, do I automatically receive electronic remits? 06/09/2020
PC-ACE Pro32 software FAQs 06/09/2020
What information do I need to have available when calling for Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) assistance? 06/09/2020
What is a Network Service Vendor? 06/09/2020
What is an approved software vendor? 06/09/2020
What is my Submitter ID? 06/09/2020
What provider address should I include on the EDI enrollment forms? 06/09/2020
What provider name should I include on the EDI enrollment forms? 06/09/2020
What PTAN should I enter on the EDI enrollment forms if the provider is a member of a group? 06/09/2020
What Submitter Name should I enter on the Provider Authorization form? 06/09/2020
When is a provider authorization form required? 06/09/2020
Where can I locate the payer ID for Railroad Medicare? 06/09/2020
Where in the 277 CA file can we find the rejection message that provides the detailed rejection reason description? 06/09/2020
Will you reject claims with a P.O. Box in the billing provider address? Will you reject claims where the group number and policy number are the same values? 06/09/2020
Am I a type/specialty that can order or refer items or services for Medicare beneficiaries? 06/02/2020
Am I required to bill with HCPCS modifer JW when reporting waste from a single use drug vial? 06/02/2020
Are chiropractors required to report the ordering/referring provider on claims when billing for an X-ray or other diagnostic radiology service? 06/02/2020
Are chiropractors required to submit therapy codes with both the GP and the GY HCPCS modifiers? 06/02/2020
Are observation codes submitted by the hour or by the calendar date? 06/02/2020
Are we required to submit our Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) claims electronically? 06/02/2020
Are Your Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Claims Rejecting? 06/02/2020
As a rendering physician, how should I report my NPI on a claim? Do I submit differently if I am a member of a group? 06/02/2020
By the time you received my refund, you had already offset my claim. Why wasn't my refund returned to me? 06/02/2020
Can a nurse practitioner perform the initial hospital visit? 06/02/2020
Can a physician or physician's group bill the modifier to indicate a laboratory test was performed by a reference laboratory? 06/02/2020
Can a provider request immediate offset for voluntary refunds or for solicited overpayments prior to the 40-day interval? 06/02/2020
Can a service with the GY HCPCS modifier be appealed? 06/02/2020
Can a single visit be counted as both the IPPE and an AWV? 06/02/2020
Can an ABN (Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage) be issued for HCPCS code A0427-ALS 1/Emergency Transports? 06/02/2020
Can an independent laboratory bill both non-referred (i.e., self-reported) and referred services on the same CMS-1500 (02/12) claim form? 06/02/2020
Can an independent laboratory bill both non-referred (i.e., self-reported) and referred services on the same electronic claim? 06/02/2020
Can HCPCS modifier JW be billed for the discarded amount of a drug from a multi-use vial? 06/02/2020
Can I bill for drug wastage from a multi-dose/multiuse vial or package of drug or biological? 06/02/2020
Can I bill Railroad Medicare for administering a Part D vaccine? 06/02/2020
Can I bill you for sending requested documentation for a prepayment or postpayment review? 06/02/2020
Can I call the Reopening line to change the total number of post-operative days I billed? 06/02/2020
Can I call the Telephone Reopening Line to correct a rejected claim? 06/02/2020
Can I print or view remittances online? 06/02/2020
Can I request a reopening to remove a claim line? 06/02/2020
Can I request an immediate offset through eServices for both demanded overpayments and voluntary refunds? 06/02/2020
Can I use an ABN (Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage) for chiropractic services? 06/02/2020
Can my billing agency or clearinghouse request my PTAN from Railroad Medicare? 06/02/2020
Can my billing agency or clearinghouse update my provider enrollment record with Railroad Medicare? 06/02/2020
Can other medical services be performed at the same time as an AWV? If so, how are they coded? 06/02/2020
Can Railroad Medicare beneficiaries have coverage through a Medicare Advantage plan? 06/02/2020
Can time be used as a basis for E/M code selection in regards to add-on psychotherapy services? 06/02/2020
Can we bill a patient for a service that denied due to MUE? Should we issue an Advance Beneficiary Notice (ABN) to the patient in this case? 06/02/2020
Do I have to be enrolled with Railroad Medicare to be able to order or refer services for a Railroad Medicare beneficiary? 06/02/2020
Do I have to revalidate my provider enrollment with the RRB SMAC? 06/02/2020
Do I need to notify Railroad Medicare if we add an additional practice location? 06/02/2020
Do I need to notify Railroad Medicare of a provider or practice name change? 06/02/2020
Do I need to notify Railroad Medicare that a provider's address has changed? I have already notified our local Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC). 06/02/2020
Do I need to obtain prior authorization or precertification before I provide a Part B service to a Railroad Medicare patient? 06/02/2020
Do subsequent chiropractic visits need new treatment plans? 06/02/2020
Does a beneficiary need to sign an Advance Beneficiary of Noncoverage (ABN) for every visit? 06/02/2020
Does it matter what position modifiers are submitted on an anesthesia claim? 06/02/2020
Does it matter what position pricing modifiers are submitted on a claim? 06/02/2020
Does Medicare allow providers to bill a patient for a missed appointment? 06/02/2020
Does Medicare reimburse for ambulance transportation to and from a physician's office? 06/02/2020
Does Railroad Medicare cover shingles vaccines? 06/02/2020
Does Railroad Medicare cover TDAP shots? 06/02/2020
Does Railroad Medicare cover tetanus shots? 06/02/2020
Does Railroad Medicare have Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs)? 06/02/2020
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