APRN Alert: 2022 Reimbursement Update

Author(s): Munro Nancy L

Contact Hours 1.00

CERP B 1.00

Expires Dec 31, 2025

Topics: Legal

Role: APRN

Member: Free
NonMember: $10.00

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Activity Summary

Required reading for all learners: Implicit Bias impacts patient outcomes

The APRN is billing for his/her services and thus has gained the attention of regulatory bodies and insurance companies. As a result of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act 2015 (MACRA), Medicare reimbursement is continually changing. It is important to keep current on reimbursement issues and make sure that APRN billing practices are compliant with regulations in this dynamic healthcare environment especially in 2022 when the Physician Fee Schedule is being revised.


  • Describe Medicare rules related to reimbursement for APRN services.
  • Discuss strategies regarding proper billing practices to protect your practice.
  • Articulate pertinent changes in the 2022 Physician Fee Schedule that apply to APRN practice.

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Learners must attend/view/read the entire activity and complete the associated evaluation to be awarded the contact hours or CERP. No partial credit will be awarded.


This activity has been reviewed by the Nurse Planner. It has been determined that the material presented here shows no bias. No conflicts of interest have been identified for any individual with the ability to influence the content of this activity. Accreditation refers to recognition of continuing education only and does not imply AACN or ANCC approval or endorsement of any commercial products discussed or displayed in conjunction with this educational activity.


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