October 2014 | Oncology Business News®

Z-Code Identifiers Give Providers Objective Information About Molecular Tests

October 23, 2014

Virtually everyone in the clinical laboratory business is now acquainted with Z-code identifiers. Each unique laboratory test should have a unique tracking code, even if more than one Z-code identifier is reported with a corresponding American Medical Association's Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) billing code.

The Promise of Big Data Gets Closer to Fulfillment

October 21, 2014

It seems like big data is everywhere these days. It's being touted as a solution for physicians and practices who would like to participate in Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) and accountable care-like contracts with payers.

Revenue Cycle Management in a Post-ACA World

October 07, 2014

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is bringing unprecedented changes to how health care is paid for in the US, and both primary care physicians and specialists need to understand how these changes will affect their revenues.