Biosimilars offer additional treatment options for patients with IBD. In this activity, faculty will review the role of biosimilars in the management of IBD and answer learner questions from the previous CME activity. Continue reading “The Value of Biosimilars in the Treatment of IBD: Frequently Asked Questions”
Healthcare providers are constantly looking for ways to reduce spending and increase efficiency in their practices to better serve their patients. One way for a gastroenterology (GI) practice to do this is by joining a Group Purchasing Organization (GPO). Continue reading “The Benefits of Joining a Group Purchasing Organization”
As part of an ongoing effort to deliver the best value for its members, Gastrologix has signed a three year exclusive arrangement with Northfield Medical relating to the repair and maintenance of equipment such as flexible endoscopes and stainless steel surgical instruments. The agreement also offers GI physicians access to Northfield Medical for the purchase of certified pre-owned equipment, representing significant savings opportunities for Gastrologix members.
FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of endoscopic imaging solutions, today announced a three-year, sole-source relationship with Gastrologix, the nation’s only group purchasing organization (GPO) working solely with independent gastroenterology (GI) physicians. The joint agreement delivers quality endoscopy technologies to a national network of leading GI physicians at more affordable price points.
A new year means an update to gastroenterology billing and coding guidelines. Billing and coding errors such as failing to provide adequate documentation, incorrect use of claim modifiers, and failure to adhere to guideline changes often result in a loss of time and revenue due to an increase in claim denials and undercoding. Continue reading “2019 Changes to Gastroenterology Billing and Coding”