CMS Announces Comparative Billing Report for Podiatry in October 2014

In a recent MLN Connects Provider eNews release, CMS announced that it will issue a national provider Comparative Billing Report (CBR) on podiatry in October 2014, specifically focusing on debridement of ulcers and wounds. The CBR will contain “data-driven tables and an explanation of findings that compare a provider’s billing and payment patterns to those of their peers” both within their state and nationally. CMS has indicated that CBRs are intended to be an educational tool that provides comparative data… Read More >