The American Medical Association (AMA) published an update to the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code set that includes new vaccine-specific codes to report immunizations for the novel coronavirus.
Category: Medicare & Medicaid
RT’s free webinar focusing on opportunities and challenges in home respiratory care is now available on demand. The webinar features speakers from Cleveland Clinic, as well as American Association for Homecare president and CEO Thomas H. Ryan.Read More
Two US Congressmen will propose legislation that would incrementally allow Medicare to cover telehealth and remote patient monitoring services, including those for COPD.Read More
A new video roundtable from the AARC looks deeper into COPD readmissions and how hospitals can use the expertise of their RT departments to reduce them.Read More
As healthcare costs and hospital readmissions continue to rise, the field of respiratory care has begun to embrace the advantages of home care solutions for chronic lung patients.Read More
New research shows that higher prices for treatment account for 70% of growth in healthcare spending.Read More
Breathe Technologies’ NIOV System, a one-pound, wearable, ambulatory ventilation device, provides improvements in shortness of breath and exercise endurance for COPD patients.Read More