Practice Management (CPC)

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  1. This entity develops and publishes an annual plan that outlines the Medicare monitoring program.

    A. MACs
    B. OIG
    C. CMS
    D. FIs
    B. OIG
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. This program was developed by CMS to promote national correct coding methods and to control inappropriate payment of Part B claims and hospital outpatient claims.

    A. NCCI
    B. NFS
    C. HIPAA
    D. MA-PA
    A. NCCI
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. What is NPI?

    A. National Payer Identification
    B. National Provider Index
    C. National Payer Incentive
    D. National Provider Identification
    D. National Provider Indentification
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. The RBRVS is a:

    A. payment reform implemented in 1992
    B. listing of the customary charge for services
    C. payment list that indicates the prevailing charge in a locality
    D. listing of the physician's individual charges for a service.
    A. A payment reform implemented in 1992
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Which of the following is NOT considered fraud or abuse?

    A. Referring patients to a radiology center in which your physician is a partner
    B. Lack of documentation of medical necessity for services reported
    C. Accepting a $20 gift card from a shoe repair representative for each Medicare patient referred to his store.
    D. Going to lunch with a pharmaceutical representative
    D. going to lunch with a pharmaceutical representative
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. This document is a notification in advance of services that Medicare probably will not pay for and the estimated cost to the patient.

    A. Coordination of Benefits
    B. UPIN
    C. Waiver of Liability
    D. Advanced Beneficiary Notice
    D. Advanced Beneficiary Notice
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. Spedific coding guidelines in the CPT manual are located in:

    A. the beginning of each section
    B. the index.
    C. the introduction.
    D. Appendix A.
    A. the beginning of each section
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Which punctuation mark between codes in the index of the CPT manual indicates a range of codes is available?

    A. hypen
    B. semicolon
    C. period
    D. comma
    A. hypen
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. The term that indicates this is the type of code for which the full code description can be known only if the common part of the code (the description preceding the semicolon) of a preceding entry is refrenced:

    A. indented
    B. stand alone
    C. add-on
    D. independent
    A. indented
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Which of the following is most accurately about the designation "(Separate procedure)". The procedure is:

    a. incidental to another procedure
    b. reported if it is the only procedure performed
    c. reported if the procedure is unrelated to a more major procedure performed at the same time on the same site
    d. All of the above
    d. all of the above

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