Category Archives: Medicaid

Pediatric Neurosurgery, Medicaid, and the Affordable Care Act

Sandi Lam, MD, MBA (left) Associate Professor Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery/Department of Neurosurgery Texas Children’s Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine Baylor Center for Ethics and Health Policy Carrie R. Muh, MD, MS (right) Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Pediatrics Duke University … Continue reading

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Cross Post – New Health Policy Sourcebook Helps You Navigate 2017

From time to time on Neurosurgery Blog, you will see us cross-posting or linking to items from other places when we believe they hit the mark on an issue. Since we are smack dab in the middle of our focus-month … Continue reading

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ICD-10 is Coming: What Neurosurgeons Need to Do Now

Guest post from Kim Pollock, RN, MBA, CPC, CMDP (left) and Teri Romano, RN, MBA, CPC, CMDP (right) KarenZupko & Associates, Inc. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is requiring all HIPAA-covered entities (e.g., physicians, facilities, health insurers) … Continue reading

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