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Cause for Concern with new BCBS of Georgia Provider Agreement

It appears that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia (BCBSGA) may be changing the rules without giving participating physicians fair advance notice. A new Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia (BCBSGA) provider agreement will automatically go into effect on November 15, 2014, replacing existing agreement(s).

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WPS acknowledges error in Local Coverage Determination for IHC coding

Recently, WPS providers in Jurisdiction J5 and J8 began receiving denials of Medical Necessity on G codes submitted to Medicare for IHC stains performed on or after 8/1/2014. After further review, the culprit was identified…Local Coverage Determination (LCD) #L33219.

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Audit Finds Florida Medicaid Is Erroneously Denying Claims

A recent billing audit we conducted for one of our clients led to a very serious finding that affects all pathology practices in Florida. We learned that several new 2014 CPT codes for immunohistochemistry stains (G0461, G0462 and 88343) are not listed on the 2014 Florida Medicaid fee schedule.

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