Practice Management

Practice Management

QPP & MIPS

Under the final Quality Payment Program (QPP) rule for 2019, announced that audiologists will be considered “eligible clinicians” for QPP participation, effective January 1, 2019.  The most feasible pathway for reporting by audiologists is the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). The Academy’s MIPS Q&A section offers guidance to members.

ICD-10 Code System

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.

Resources and Tools

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.

Compliance

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.

Tip of the Month

Each month, the Business Enhancement, Strategics, and Techniques (BEST) Committee develops and publishes a relevant practice management Tip of the Month. Check out this month's tips and those archived tips as new and useful resource.

Know-How Articles

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.