NCMS Joins In Calling On UHC To Delay Consult Code Termination

As previously reported in the Bulletin, the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) along with other state and specialty medical societies across the country have called on United Healthcare (UHC) to reconsider and at least delay implementation of its decision to no longer pay for consultation codes effective Oct. 1, 2017. Read UHC’s announcement in its June 2017 Network Bulletin.

The letter mentioned in the previous Bulletin article was finalized and sent on July 27, 2017. Read the letter.

If you would like to share how this new policy would impact your practice, please contact Kristen Spaduzzi, NCMS Director of Value-based Health Care at 919.833.3836 x106 or kspaduzzi@ncmedsoc.org.

 
 

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