On Friday, March 13th, Governor Cuomo signed a one-year extension of the e-prescribing mandate that will require that all prescriptions be submitted electronically. The bill to delay the mandate was unanimously passed by both houses of the New York State Legislature. The mandate will now go into effect on March 27, 2016.
CMS introduces the new Road to 10 Program. Read more on our ICD-10 page.
Effective January 1, 2015, the CPT code for fluoride varnish application is 99188. It is suggested to append a V-33 modifier for preventive services.
Dr. Danielle Laraque, Chair of Pediatrics, was interviewed on August 25, 2014, by Matt Lauer of NBC’s The Today Show, discussing the new sleep recommendations issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics regarding adolescents and teens. See the interview here.
Revisit the Adolescent Sexual Health webinar series