The new code set in place since Oct. 1 has some clinicians revisiting their coding practices. Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions. #ICD-10 #slpeeps #audpeeps #medicare
Every Student Succeeds Act gives school-based audiologists and speech-language pathologists a greater role in literacy efforts and more funding to carry them out.
MEDICAID: New rules help states figure out if there are enough providers to meet beneficiaries’ needs—and if reimbursement rates affect that access to care.
Yudin to Speak at ASHA Connect 2016
ASHA Blog: Using Presidential Debates to Teach Social Language Concepts
State of the States 2015. States—mirroring the federal trend—passed fewer bills and regulations than in previous years that affect audiologists and speech-language pathologists in 2015.
MEDICARE: Reimbursement-related expectations for efficiency, quality and outcomes will be even greater in 2017.
ASHA member, Regina E. Goings, MHS, CCC-SLP, has been selected to serve on ESSA Negotiated Rulemaking Commitee
GAO confirms paperwork and administrative burden, but failed to make any recommendations
See what ASHA is advocating for in 2016!
EHDI reauthorization legislation in the Senate...Learn more and take action!
Find resources on ESSA implementation
It's a chilly windy #spring day on #CapitolHill but that didn't stop #ASHA staff and members from visiting #legislators to advocate for #speech and #hearing issues. Thank you to all who participated! #ASHAonthehill #ashaigers #slpeeps #audpeeps
Julie Verhoff discusses the advantages to supporting the hearing aid assistance tax credit.
New Year's Resolution....be an active advocate!
Significant win for the audiology community – Medicare keeps the audiology osseointegrated implant as a benefit.
Is paperwork your biggest organising challenge? Then you are not alone! In this blog post I share the most common organising problem I hear - and give you some quick and simple strategies to start to get on top of your paper pile. #organising #clutter #office #paperwork
New National Definition Broadens SLPs’ Scope of Practice: The organization that defines health care provider type—and thus influences providers’ ability to bill certain services—has broadened the definition of health care speech-language pathologists to include swallowing and cognition services.