CMS Set to Release Comparative Billing Report on Modifier 25: Family Practice

In the November 6, 2014 MLN Connects Provider eNews, CMS announced that it will issue a national provider Comparative Billing Report (CBR) in November 2014 on the use of Modifier 25 by family practice providers. Modifier 25 is used to indicate “significant, separately identifiable evaluation and management (E/M) service by the same physician on the day of a procedure.” The CMS announcement explains that the CBR will “focus on family practice providers and will contain data-driven tables and graphs with… Read More >