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Instructions for Uploading Documents Securely

As the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, we wanted to make all clients aware of the options available to them when it comes to submitting documents.

In an effort to protect our employees, clients, vendors, and visitors, we have closed our offices to non-employees, following protocols recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). We continue to operate and are working diligently to serve our valued clients. Our offices are still accepting physical drop-offs, however, instructions may be posted with location-specific instructions.

If you would like to submit documents securely online, please contact your Blue & Co. advisor or use our contact form, and we can send you a personalized document request portal to securely upload your files. 

340B Reimbursement Update

Medicare Part B Reimbursement Cuts To 340B Hospitals

In 2018, the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) implemented a change in reimbursement for DSHs, RRCs, and non-rural SCHs for Medicare Part B drugs obtained through the 340B Program, adjusting reimbursement amounts based on a value of Average Sales Price (ASP) – 22.5% from the previous value of ASP + 6%. This was […]

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HEALS Act vs. HEROES Act: Our Comparison

HEALS Act vs. HEROES Act: Our Comparison

On July 27th, Senate Republicans introduced their version of an additional round of economic stimulus and coronavirus response in the form of the Health, Economic Assistance, Liability Protection and Schools (HEALS) Act. In comparison to the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act introduced by House Democrats back in May, the HEALS Act […]

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PAC Billing Codes

Denied Claims due to Billing Codes

A new issue is affecting some inpatient hospital and Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) claims when an interrupted stay is billed at the end of the month. The system incorrectly assigns edits U5601-U5608 (overlapping a hospital claim). If you billed the interrupted stay correctly, and your claim is rejected, modify your billing so the claim spans […]

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