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Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS)
By participating in these modules, providers will have the opportunity to improve patient care by using evidence-based measures that are based on clinical guidelines.
Navigating PQRS Incentives and Penalties

Dermatologists who report at least three quality measures to Medicare's Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) in 2013 will not only make themselves eligible for a bonus payment of 0.5 percent of their total Medicare Part B allowed charges, but can also possibly avoid a 1.5 percent payment reduction to be assessed in 2015. ... Dermatologists who report at least three quality measures to Medicare’s Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) in 2013 will not only make themselves eligible for a bonus payment of 0.5 percent of their total Medicare Part B allowed

Avoid payment reduction with proper PQRS reporting

percent of our Medicare charges, but to also avoid a potential 1.5 percent payment reduction from Medicare The 2013 PQRS reporting year is the first in which, if we do not report at least one quality measure, we will be subject to a 1.5

Things to consider when reporting 2013 PQRS

Dermatologists who report at least three quality measures to Medicare's Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) in 2013 will not only make themselves eligible for a bonus payment of 0.5 percent of their total Medicare Part B allowed charges, but can also avoid a 1.5 percent payment reduction to be assessed in 2015. ... in 2015 ... 0.015 x total Medicare charges = payment reduction ... 0 ... 1.5% payment reduction in 2015 ... None ... 0.015 x total Medicare charges = payment reduction ... * $249 represents the cost of the 2013 AAD PQRS reporting module only

International resources

2013 Annual Meeting ... International Member Reception, AAD Annual Meeting, Miami, March 2013 ... 2013 Annual Meeting ... International Member Reception, AAD Annual Meeting, Miami, March 2013 ... 2013 Annual Meeting ... International

September 27, 2013 Member to Member archive

September 27, 2013 issue ... Avoid payment reduction with proper PQRS reporting Jumping off the Legislative Conference springboard Research fellowship in Africa opens world of opportunities What's the difference between an ACO and a PCMH

Buyers Guide

Buyer's Guide 2013 ... Download as PDF Welcome to the 2013 Buyer' Shopping for the perfect system Growing your EHR system Charting the course Online-only outside photo storage slideshow Go

How to make a successful transition to ICD-10-CM

contact provider relations to check eligibility ... BCBS - contact provider relations to check eligibility ... Humana - ... ICD10inquiries@humana.com ... Watch this page for new information on ICD-10 ... The Academy is actively compiling information

Previous meetings archive

Program books ... 72nd Annual Meeting, Denver, Colo., March 21-25, 2014 71st Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, Fla., March 1-5, 2013 Summer Academy Meeting 2013, New York, July 31- 4, 2013 70th Annual Meeting, San Diego, March 16-20, 2012 Summer

Celebrating 75 years of growth and change

Dec 2, 2013 – Infographic on 75 years of the American Academy of Dermatology. ... monthly/2013/january/aad-celebrates-75th-anniversary if you As the Academy’s 75th anniversary year draws to a close, we devote our last page of 2013 to a look back at the celebration. ... ADVERTISEMENT Go ADVERTISEMENTMore by Richard Nelson

Turning point

Mar 1, 2013 – A review of the rules and requirements for Medicare's Physician Quality Reporting System, including quality measures that dermatologists can report in 2013. ... measures in 2013 will receive a bonus payment of 0.5 percent of their Part B claims around October 2014 — the same bonus they were eligible for New this year, providers in groups of two to 24 EPs are allowed to participate in PQRSMore by Ruth Carol

February 2013

February 2013 ... Download as PDF From the editor Complex repairs Can mycophenolate mofetil help When does a doctor-patient relationship begin? Meaningful use reporting Planning now can ensure a successful 2013 What's

Winter 2013 Society Insider archive

Winter 2013 issue: ... Message from the task force: AAD pilots new State Society Leadership Summit State policy: 2013 legislative wrap-up Society profile: Ohio Dermatological Association takes CME to new heights Preserve dermatology's voice

Summer 2013 Society Insider archive

Summer 2013 issue: ... Chair's message : ... Welcome to Society State policy : ... 2013 legislation aims to protect patients Society profile : ... Persistence, coalition building critical for successful indoor tanning advocacy How

March 15, 2013 Member to Member archive

March 15, 2013 issue ... Enhance your dermatology community with Member to Member Help secure dermatology’s future: Vote in the 2013 AAD election AADA addresses pathology billing issues that raise ethical, legal concerns Getting back more

June 21, 2013 Member to Member Archive

June 21, 2013 issue ... State dermatology societies drive advocacy and education State advocacy: A success story Biking to benefit Camp Discovery: 10 years and counting Texas becomes fifth state to ban indoor tanning for minors under 18 Q&A

May 24, 2013 Member to Member archive

May 24, 2013 issue ... GMA, TODAY, Oz, others help mark Melanoma Monday® Navigating the coding odyssey Volunteer opportunities with HVO Shade structure grant process: Fast, easy, and worth it Q&A addresses skin cancer education in your

Q&A addresses Medicare e-prescribing requirements and associated penalties

In 2013 providers must e-prescribe at least 10 times for Medicare Part B patients before June 30, 2013 and report the code G8553 on their claim form to show that they successfully done so. If providers report 10 times before June 30

AAD 2013 election videos

View the following videos to learn more about why your colleagues feel it's imperative to vote in the 2013 ... Daniel Siegel, MD, urges you to make the best choice in this year's election. ... C. William Hanke, MD, says

E-Rx incentives

96150-96152, 99201-99205, 99211-99215, 99304-99310, 99315, 99316, 99324-99328, 99334-99337, 99341-99345, 99347-99350, G0101, G0108, Year Incentive** Penalty** 2013 .5 percent ... -1.5 percent ... 2014 0 percent ... -2 percent

Members Making a Difference award

No sitting member on the Volunteerism Committee can be selected to receive the award. ... Karolyn Wanat, MD, FAAD : August 2013 ... Douglas Naversen, MD, FAAD : July 2013 ... Nnenna Agim, MD, FAAD : June 2013 ... Trinh Tran, MD, FAAD : May

Brittany J. story

My mom lost her fight with nodular melanoma on April 17, She was diagnosed with stage IV nodular melanoma in September 2011. She had 3 surgeries, radiation and chemo treatments to shrink and remove her tumors. After every treatment

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Privacy

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Privacy Prepare for the ... compliance deadline on September 23, 2013 with the help of this on- ... Understand what the Privacy Rule is and how it will be affected by the Final Rule. Learn about

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Security

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Security Prepare for the ... compliance deadline on September 23, 2013 with the help of this on- ... Minimize risk by learning how to safeguard your practice and avoid a security breach. Understand

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Bundle

into effect ... This three-part series includes: ... Overview Introduction to HIPAA, HITECH, and the Final Rule, including important terminology. ... Privacy Understand the Privacy Rule and how it impacts your practice, patients

ICD-10-CM: Coding and Documentation

This presentation will focus on dermatology chapter-specific coding guidelines in the 2013 ICD-10-CM for Coding and Reporting. How to apply these guidelines and concepts to specific cases for dermatology conditions will also be covered