2014 News

2014 News

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Date Article
12/29/2014 Pain Medicine for Non-Pain Specialists CME Program on January 24
12/23/2014 Coverage change for vaccines administered at Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club pharmacies
12/18/2014 Erie County Department of Health message on Ebola
12/08/2014 Prenatal 2014 Medical Record Review Results
12/08/2014 MediSource 2014 Medical Record Review Results
12/08/2014 Make Every Blood Pressure Check Count
12/08/2014 Medicare 2014 Medical Record Review Results
12/08/2014 Independent Health announces Preventive Services campaign
12/01/2014 New list includes all health care services that require preauthorization
11/24/2014 Important update about tablet splitting for Medicare Advantage plan members
11/06/2014 Independent Health drug formularies are available to you in multiple ways
11/06/2014 Remember to Keep the Primary Care Physician Informed
11/06/2014 New Participating Practitioner Reimbursement Manual Now Available
11/06/2014 Zubsolv® to become preferred product for opioid addiction treatment
10/10/2014 Independent Health earns high ranking
10/10/2014 Amended Law enables patients direct access to lab results
10/10/2014 Independent Health, Optum announce care support program
10/10/2014 Independent Health now offering Child Health Plus in Niagara County
10/10/2014 Diabetes – An ounce of prevention better than a pound of cure?
9/16/2014 Make Every BP Check Count
9/16/2014 Reminder Zoster Vaccine
9/16/2014 Independent Health’s Confidentiality Protocol
8/11/2014 PPI Reference Sheet supports appropriate prescribing
8/11/2014 New member ID Numbers
8/11/2014 Talking with your patients about COPD
8/11/2014 Provider Inquiry Form vs. Provider Appeal Form
8/11/2014 Genetic testing: considerations and process reminders
8/11/2014 CMS announces changes to its QIO program
8/11/2014 Statement regarding incentives
8/8/2014 Independent Health creates new Disclosure of Ownership & Control Attestation Form
7/7/2014 Baby & Me – Tobacco Free program
7/7/2014 Residential Treatment for Mental Health and Substance Abuse
7/7/2014 Clinical Practice Guideline updates including NYS HIV Testing Law update
7/7/2014 Antepartum Care Billing
6/27/2014 Clinical practice guidelines recently updated
6/6/2014 Recent FDA MedWatch updates on safety and efficacy issues
6/6/2014 Hyaluronic acid derivatives no longer a covered MediSource or Family Health Plus (FHP) benefit
6/6/2014 Provider responsibility when a member has filed a formal complaint regarding care/service
6/6/2014 Assessment, Plan, Subjective, Objective (APSO) Consult Note versus a Subjective, Objective, Plan, Assessment (SOAP) Consult Note
5/12/2014 Making quality referrals to nephrologists
5/12/2014 New CMS 1500 Claim Form Version 02/12 Reminder
4/21/2014 Advanced Premium Tax Credit Grace Period
4/1/2014 Scope: Coming to you monthly via email
4/1/2014 Join the Million HeartsTM Campaign
4/1/2014 Medicaid Primary Care Rate Increase
4/1/2014 Recent FDA MedWatch updates on safety and efficacy issues
2/19/2014 Creating a Safe Sleeping Environment for Infants