Welcome to the latest edition of the PRL Newsletter. In this edition, we will cover several key updates that will impact your RevCycleThere is a 60-day grace period from October 1 to November 30 for providers to submit their required reporting for use of the Provider Relief Fund during Period 1. Beginning on January 1, 2022 both the No Surprises Act and the CMS Appropriate Use Criteria Program will be fully implemented. We also have several important company updates that will impact your account’s operations. As always, if you have questions regarding these updates, don’t hesitate to contact us. 

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Massachusetts Orthopedic Association Annual Meeting

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