CMS Funds Quality Payment Program Tech Help for Small and Rural Medical Practices

For many small and rural practices, compliance with MACRA/MIPS has become a task so significant, that some practices have given up, and are merging, becoming hospital employees, or having other major practice changing events.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid …

Diagnostic Site Certification Requirement

Enrolled MO HealthNet providers that provide imaging services are required to participate in this program. Each facility that intends to perform high-tech and/or cardiac imaging procedures for MO HealthNet participants must receive DiagnosticSite certification from HealthHelp by December 31, 2016.  …

Successful First Joint Program of MORADS and RBMA

This past October 15th marked the first joint meeting program of Missouri Radiological Society and Radiology Business Managers Association – Missouri Chapter.  The meeting was held in Columbia, Missouri and well attended for both organizations.  Missouri RBMA members attended the …

Morads Visits Congressional Offices During 2016 AMCLC

Morads members including residents from our state’s training programs visited Capitol Hill during the ACR’s 2016 Annual Meeting and Chapter Leadership Conference.

Summer 2016 Newsletter

Our very first newsletter was sent by email a few weeks ago to all members.  If you are a member and have not received it, please download it from here.

Spring 2016 Meeting

In case you missed it, here is a brief snapshot of a few highlights of our past March 19th spring meeting in pictures:

Dr. James Thrall (pictured in the center), Chairman Emeritus of the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Radiology

New Location for the Fall Meeting

The Missouri Radiological Society Fall Meeting is scheduled to be held in Columbia, Missouri.  It is to be held Saturday, October 15th in the morning at the Holiday Inn Executive Center and breakfast will be served as we have done

New MO HealthNet Outpatient Hospital Radiology Fee Schedule

The new MO HealthNet Outpatient Hospital Radiology Fee Schedule was updated on 4/4/16.  Click to download it.

Spring 2016 Legal Report

Morads attorney Harvery Tettlebaum provided a legal update at our spring meeting this past March 19th.  Click to view and download this update.

MO HealthNet to change RBM to HealthHelp

Effective February 1, 2016, the MO HealthNet Division (MHD) is changing the Radiology Benefit Management (RBM) program to HealthHelp from EviCore/MedSolutions.  Click to read this bulletin and learn more about the new pre-certification process.