MSKIC now offers MIPPA/CMS accreditation services. Effective 1/1/12, all imaging centers billing for technical services under Medicare Part B will be required to meet the accreditation standards for one of three credentialling entities to qualitfy for payment. Each of these credentialling entities requires the participation of a supervising physician with extensive training and experience in the imaging modality (MRI). MSKIC provides consulting assistance to imaging centers during the accreditation process and can provide supervising physician services to imaging centers. Please contact MSKIC at www.mippa-cms.com.
The American College of Radiology has an informative webinar regarding MIPPA at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9f46Akv-78I.