Practice Solutions Seminar Resources

Following LAMMICO's half-day seminar for medical office staff, "Current Trends in the Physician Practice," we present several supplemental resources. These resources are made available to those seeking details to aid in office management, compliance, patient safety and risk mitigation. Click to expand each category of content below for access to relevant links to supplemental detail.

Practice-specific consultation for QPP and Revenue Cycle Management is available to LAMMICO insureds free of charge. Contact LAMMICO Practice Management Specialist, Natalie Cohen, MBA, MHA, at 504.841.2727 or ncohen@lammico.com.

Quality Payment Program (QPP) 

HIPAA

Cybersecurity


Emerging Risks

Revenue Cycle Management (RCM)

These sample Word Documents may be downloaded and personalized to meet your practice's unique needs:


  • Claim Adjustment Reason Code (CARC) - Reference page of CARCs to communicate an adjustment, meaning that they must communicate why a claim or service line was paid differently than it was billed
  • Remittance Advice Remark Codes (RARC) - Reference page containing healthcare code lists, health insurance exchange code lists, and property & casualty code lists
  • How to Use the Medicare National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) Tools - Instructional PDF to inform correct coding for Medicare reimbursements
  • Active Local Coverage Determination (LCDs) & Articles - Novitas Solutions, Inc.'s index of medical policy information. 
  • Novitas is a provider website intended exclusively for Medicare providers and healthcare industry professionals. You will be prompted to self-identify so that the web displays the most relevant Medicare information index.
  • CMS Medicare Coverage Database -  This site contains all National Coverage Determinations (NCDs) and Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs), local articles, and proposed NCD decisions. The database also includes several other types of National Coverage policy related documents, including National Coverage Analyses (NCAs), Coding Analyses for Labs (CALs), Medicare Evidence Development & Coverage Advisory Committee (MEDCAC) proceedings, and Medicare coverage guidance documents.


More articles will be made available as RCM updates unfold. For now, published articles include:


Contact Your Risk Manager

LAMMICO's Risk Management and Patient Safety Department is staffed with experienced clinical risk managers well-versed in the latest trends in medical professional liability. Call 504.841.5211 or visit lammico.com/team-risk-management to speak with your local representative.