At the end of 2016, the PQRS program ended and was replaced by CMS’ new Quality Payment Program. Audiologists are ineligible to formally participate in the new program during the first two years of the (2017 and 2018); however, there are opportunities for voluntary reporting. Learn more about voluntary reporting opportunities and find out the latest information related to the transition to the Quality Payment Program.
View Academy resources related to ICD-10 coding including a sample superbill template, a list of ICD-10 code pertinent to audiologists, and other helpful compliance information and important coding updates.
Under the leadership of the Business Enhancement Strategies and Techniques or BEST Committee, we've pulled together the very BEST tools and ideas to benefit every audiologist in every practice setting. You are welcome to adapt these materials for your own use.
The Academy offers a wealth of resources to ensure audiologists and audiology practices maintain compliance with applicable federal regulations and are aware of new regulatory requirements as that information becomes available.
First impressions are an important part of business success and should be a focus for your practice. The first impression begins once a potential patient calls your office and continues until she leaves after her first appointment. Here are some tips for creating a positive first impression.
Review the latest and archived practice management articles from Audiology Today magazine, ranging from how to build a Web site, front office staff training, the patient’s waiting room experience, challenging economic times, and more.