CMS Updates 3 MLN Resources

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare

CMS has revised/updated 3 publications that you should review and share with your team:

Medicare Mental Health Medicare Learning Network booklet: Clarified nurse practitioner coverage requirements.

Medicare Secondary Payer Medicare Learning Network booklet: Clarified policy on accepting payment for services if another insurer is primary.

Skilled Nursing Facility 3-Day Rule Billing Medicare Learning Network fact sheet: Added information on temporary emergency coverage without a qualifying hospital stay due to the COVID-19 public health emergency.