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Part B Insider An Executive Approach To Medicare News And Analysis
(RESTON, VA., February 1, 2000) Navigating the minefield of Medicare
Part B reimbursement and compliance is a daunting task that challenges healthcare
executives nationwide. Now, two of the leading providers of Medicare information, analysis
and guidance St. Anthony Publishing and CCH INCORPORATED (CCH) have joined
together to offer the most timely, practical and authoritative Medicare Part B compliance
and reimbursement resource available; Part B Insider.
Part B Insider leverages the strength of St. Anthonys guidance for
accurate and compliant reimbursement and CCHs legal, regulatory and judicial
reporting and analysis to provide unique coverage of Medicare Part B issues.
The biweekly newsletter is designed for physician practice managers, compliance
officers, CFOs, reimbursement directors and coding and billing supervisors with bottom
line responsibility for compliance and reimbursement in both professional and facility
Delivering the latest information and insights, Part B Insider covers the entire
spectrum of Part B issues, ranging from strategic planning to documentation, coding,
billing, legal and operational implementation. This newsletter addresses new Medicare
physician regulations, legislation, judicial decisions, coding guidelines and OIG
announcements, focusing on the impact on providers and strategies for maximizing
opportunities and minimizing risk.
The Part B Insider e-mail alert service, included with the subscription, puts
important new developments in front of subscribers fast, allowing them to anticipate and
react to significant news. The e-mail alert service also previews each upcoming issue of Part
B Insider and provides timesaving web links to critical Part B resources. Subscribers
also benefit from the expertise of the Part B Insider editorial advisory board,
consisting of healthcare attorneys, coding, billing and compliance experts, and physician
practice administrators, which offers a frontline perspective on emerging Part B issues.
According to Jayne Whalley-Hill, executive editor, "Part B Insider is a
standout among Medicare regulatory news services. Unlike other publications, this
newsletter provides solid, broad-based coverage and analysis of the full range of issues
facing healthcare executives, including the operational guidance necessary for directing
The charter subscription rate for Part B Insider is $349, and includes a special
report, "Part B 1999-2000: Review and Preview." This report features high-end
analysis by coding, billing and legal experts on the hottest issues of 1999, as well as
what experts see as the legal and regulatory changes most likely to occur in the coming
year and their effect on organizations.
To place an order or for more information, please call St. Anthony Publishing at
800-632-0123, or visit CCH at health.cch.com.
About St. Anthony Publishing and Ingenix
St. Anthony is a division of Ingenix Publishing, which produces books, newsletters and
electronic reference manuals for the coding, reimbursement and managed care industries.
Titles are sold under the brand names of St. Anthony Publishing (www.st-anthony.com), Medicode (www.medicode.com), and Ingenix (www.ingenix.com).
Ingenix, a segment of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), offers a comprehensive line of
clinical and cost management solutions for healthcare payers, providers, employers,
pharmaceutical manufacturers, government agencies and others requiring quality healthcare
information. The companys products and services are represented by a pharmaceutical
services division and three health intelligence divisions: data services, publishing, and
consulting. For additional information about Ingenix and Ingenix products and services,
contact 1-877-INGENIX (1-877-464-3649).
About CCH INCORPORATED
CCH INCORPORATED is the leading provider of Medicare, Medicaid and other healthcare
legislative and regulatory analysis and publishes the industry standard CCH Medicare
and Medicaid Guide. CCH specializes in tracking, reporting, analyzing, and explaining
federal and state regulations in a variety of media. CCH is a wholly owned subsidiary of
Wolters Kluwer U.S. The CCH web site can be accessed at www.cch.com. The Health, Medical and Entitlement web site can be
accessed at health.cch.com.
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