Abby Moorman advises clients on reimbursement and product commercialization in many settings of care including physician office, outpatient department, ASC, and inpatient hospital.

Abby, a certified professional coder, also has special expertise in CPT®, HCPCS, ICD-9, and ICD-10 coding and payment.

Prior to joining Avalere, Abby served as a production coordinator of the Union Copy Center at the University of Maryland at College Park and prior to that was a case manager at Community Residence.

Abby has a BA in psychology from the University of Maryland at College Park, where she interned at the Center for Children, Relationships, and Culture Laboratory for the Study of Child and Family Relationships.

Authored Content

New flexibilities for telehealth services in fee-for-service (FFS) Medicare are designed to support ongoing COVID-19 response efforts.

Tune in to hear the second episode in our 3-part series that focuses on CMS’s most recent proposed payment rules. In episode 2, we’ll be focusing on the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule, or MPFS, with a focus on proposed changes to E/M and Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) treatment services.

Additional Medicare payment options available for new, high-cost technologies used in the inpatient setting.

Beginning in 2019, CMS will reimburse for 5 codes relating to virtual care delivery and remote monitoring

In its proposed changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) for Calendar Year 2019 (CY2019), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposes a potentially sweeping change to the way it values physician office and outpatient visits, also known as Evaluation & Management (E/M) codes.