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Last Day to Submit 2019 MIPS Data

ATTENTION: Eligible Medicare Clinicians Participating in MIPS REMINDER: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, CMS extended the 2019 MIPS data submission deadline to 8:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2020. You can submit data via the QPP website at https://qpp.cms.gov/login. Additionally, eligible clinicians who have not submitted any MIPS data by April 30, 2020 will qualify […]

BCBS of AL Updated Telehealth Billing Guide

April 8th BCBS of AL updated their Telehealth Guide and indicated that the E&M codes listed on the updated billing guide can be performed with or without a visual component. All codes should be billed with Place of Service Code 02 – Telehealth. No modifier is required at this time. View the Telehealth Billing Guide […]

MediSYS Clients are Quickly Adding WebChart Telehealth Tools

MediSYS clients are taking advantage of a new low-cost telehealth video conferencing tool don’t miss out on the WebChart Telehealth allows providers to quickly deploy a telehealth video conferencing program with nothing to install or download! Providers can send a text message or email to the patient to begin the telehealth visit. The patient can […]

DEA Relaxes Rules for Prescribing Controlled Substances during Telemedicine Visits

During the SARS-CoV-2 public health emergency, the DEA has reduces regulation and rules with regards to prescribing controlled substances via telemedicine visits. Any DEA registered practitioner who practices in any area of the united states may prescribe controlled substances without having a face-to-face so long as they meet the following criteria: The prescription is issued […]

New Requirements for Telemedicine Behavioral Health for BCBS of AL

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama has expanded telemedicine coverage with regards to behavioral health. Beginning March 16, 2020 BCBSAL will allow any clinician who currently receives reimbursements from BCBS to provide telemedicine services via telephone consultation. Check out the entire fact sheet from BCBSAL and New Directions for more information and how to […]

UPDATES for 2019 MIPS Data Submission

ATTENTION: Eligible Medicare Clinicians Participating in MIPS First and foremost, thank you to all the healthcare providers and staff on the front lines of this crisis! MediSYS is here to support you every step of the way! CMS has extended the 2019 MIPS data submission deadline to 8:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2020. You […]

AL Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Deadline Extended

Promoting Interoperability – Updates for Program Year 2019  Alabama Medicaid’s Promoting Interoperability, formerly known as the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program, Division is gearing up for accepting Program Year 2019 applications and would like to update our provider population with a few announcements. Due to the disruptions that the coronavirus is causing at this time, Alabama’s […]

COVID-19 Update from MediSYS

COVID-19 Update from MediSYS

Update Regarding Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): MediSYS has been diligently watching and preparing to ensure that our business continuity plan allows us to continue to work for you in the weeks and months ahead. Sometime ago, MediSYS implemented technologies necessary for our staff to continue to provide remote support and assistance to our clients. Despite […]

Blue Cross Expands Telehealth Coverage

Blue Cross Expands Telehealth Coverage

Telehealth Options: MediSYS is here to help clients that will be using Telehealth services within MediSYS PM.  In order to file telehealth claims, you will need to setup a second Facility code for your office using the 02 – Telehealth place of service code. Go to File > File Maintenance > Facility Once you have […]

MIPS Data Submission Deadline is March 31 – Don’t Wait!

ATTENTION: Eligible Medicare Clinicians Participating in MIPS The MIPS 2019 data submission period is open until 8:00 PM EDT on March 31, 2020 via the QPP website: https://qpp.cms.gov/login. We recommend signing in early to access your QPP account in preparation for the March 31st deadline. As data is entered into the system, eligible clinicians will […]

MediSYS Clients to Gain Access to Patient Health Snapshot

MediSYS and Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Alabama are making it easier to close gaps in care through Patient Health Snapshot (PHS)! MediSYS and BCBS of Alabama have worked together in preparing to release PHS access directly from within the MediSYS Practice Management system! MediSYS is excited about this new integreation, because this means […]