Covid-19 Resource Center

Covid-19 Resource Center

During these turbulent times, finding information is hard. The Quadax Resource Center will help keep you up to date on the latest COVID-19 topics, including laboratory testing, supply needs and payor and billing changes affecting reimbursement.

COVID-19 Payer Updates

Quadax is dedicated to keeping our clients up-to-date on the billing, reporting, and procedural information specific to each payer as it pertains to COVID-19.

Recent Blog Posts

Examine COVID Claims to Find RCM Weaknesses in Your Lab

As the virus continues to spread and testing volumes increase, high claim volumes can exacerbate existing billing issues. Studying COVID denials and payments can help you recognize operational inefficiencies that are hurting revenue.

COVID-19 Articles, Bulletins, Town Halls, Webinars

Date

Article

Source

1/8/2021

FDA Issues Alert Regarding SARS-CoV-2 Viral Mutation to Health Care Providers and Clinical Laboratory Staff

1/8/2021

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: January 8, 2021

1/4/2021

New ICD-10-CM code for the
2019 Novel Coronavirus (effective 1/1/21)

12/22/2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: December 22, 2020

12/19/2020

CMS Updates FAQs for CLIA Guidance during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

12/15/2020

FDA Takes Key Action in Fight Against COVID-19 By Issuing Emergency Use Authorization for First COVID-19 Vaccine

12/15/2020

FDA Authorizes Antigen Test as First Over-the-Counter Fully At-Home Diagnostic Test for COVID-19

12/11/2020

COVID-19 and in vitro diagnostics: New market forces at play

12/10/2020

CMS offers guidance in billing Medicare for COVID-19 antibody treatment

12/10/2020

FAQs–Application of OIG's Administrative Enforcement Authorities to Arrangements Directly Connected to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency

12/7/2020

Lab Advisory: CMS Revises Enforcement Discretion for SARS-CoV-2 Point-of-Care Tests

12/5/2020

Lab Update: CDC Updates SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Testing Guidance

12/3/2020

Lab Update: CDC Offers New COVID-19 Specimen Collection Infographics

12/4/2020

13 insurers extending COVID-19 cost-sharing waivers into 2021

12/3/2020

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) Billing

12/1/2020

Job Aids for Laboratory Professionals

12/1/2020

Clinical Laboratory COVID-19 Response Calls

11/24/2020

Guidance for SARS-CoV-2 Point-of-Care Testing

11/24/2020

Pathologists Advocate for Higher COVID-19 Payments During AMA Meeting

11/24/2020

A Closer Look at COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing

11/23/2020

2020 Clinical Lab & Pathology Resources

11/19/2020

HHS Launches Pilot Program of Fast Molecular POC Test for COVID-19

11/18/2020

Virtual Town Hall Series - Coronavirus (COVID-19) Test Development and Validation

11/18/2020

The FDA issued an EUA for the first COVID-19 diagnostic test for self-testing at home that provides rapid results

11/18/2020

The FDA published a new "FDA Insight" podcast titled: "Personal Protective Equipment and COVID-19"

11/17/2020

CAP Members Call on Congress to Stop Medicare Cuts

11/17/2020

CAP Asks CMS to Reduce COVID-19 Laboratory Reporting Burdens, Increase Testing Resources

11/11/2020

CMS Details Medicare Payment for New COVID-19 Antibody Drug

11/10/2020

AMA Announces Vaccine-Specific CPT Codes for COVID-19 Immunizations

11/9/2020

The FDA issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the investigational monoclonal antibody therapy bamlanivimab for the treatment of mild-to-moderate COVID-19 in adult and pediatric patients

11/2/2020

Clinical Laboratories Need Creative Staffing Strategies to Keep and Attract Hard-to-Find Medical Technologists, as Demand for COVID-19 Testing Increases