MSNJ Weighs-in on PIP, EOBs, In-plan Exceptions & IURO Rules
Blog: In the News ... | Posted By: Melinda Martinson, Esq. | Released: November 9, 2017, 2:08 pm
PIP: MSNJ filed comments on a pre-proposed rule that would link certain PIP fees to Medicare. We have long advocated against the use of Medicare to set fees. This is particularly true for PIP since the statute sets the standard at 75% of reasonable and prevailing fees in the region.
EOBs: MSNJ has
New Narrow Network Horizon Medicare Advantage Product
Blog: In the News ... | Posted By: Melinda Martinson, Esq. | Released: November 2, 2017, 9:58 am
Horizon announced this week that it will offer a new Medicare Advantage product during open enrollment for the 2018 plan year. Horizon has chosen select providers from its Managed Care Network to participate in the Medicare Blue Advantage HMO plan. Letters were mailed last week to participating and
Horizon BCBS News & Legal Notices
Blog: In the News ... | Posted By: Amanda Shiber | Released: November 2, 2017, 9:48 am
Horizon BCBS requires providers to visit its website or NaviNet in order to review communications regarding material adverse policy changes. We have asked Horizon to provide MSNJ notice of these changes, so that we can inform our members. As a service to MSNJ members, we will post these changes, as
Sign-Up for Payer Notices to Stay up to date on Policy Changes
Blog: In the News ... | Posted By: Amanda Shiber | Released: November 2, 2017, 9:40 am
Members are urged to sign up for payer notices, in order to stay up to date on policy changes that could impact your practice. While MSNJ reviews payer policies and works with the state and national specialty societies on potential issues, it is important that practices also stay informed and tell u
Write To Your Legislators To Repeal the Flawed IPAB!
Blog: In the News ... | Posted By: Melissa Zarzycki | Released: October 30, 2017, 12:12 pm
Legislation to repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB) is moving on Capitol Hill, but Congress needs to hear from America's physicians in order to push it over the finish line. Please urge your legislators to support H.R. 849 to repeal the arbitrary and flawed IPAB by calling AMA’s toll