News

Electronic (EDI) Billing Mandate

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Categories: all, Medical Provider All News, Medical Provider Billing

WSI will be implementing an EDI billing requirement effective July 1, 2021.


myWSI UR Application Enhancements Now Available

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Categories: all, Medical Provider All News, Medical Provider Utilization Review

WSI recently enhanced the Utilization Review (UR) application in MyWSI.


WSI Reinstating Previous Appeal and Procedure Timeframes

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Categories: all, Medical Provider All News, Medical Provider Billing, Medical Provider Utilization Review

Effective for dates of service on or after July 1, 2020, WSI will reinstate the previous timeframe of 30 days to appeal a medical bill or utilization review decision, and 90 days to complete an approved surgery. 


Home Health Care Billing Requirements

Friday, May 8, 2020

Categories: all, Medical Provider All News, Medical Provider Billing

WSI billing requirements for home health care include both a per hour and/or a per visit reimbursement rate.


WSI Temporarily Extends Filing Timeframe for a Medical Bill Appeal

Friday, April 17, 2020

Categories: all, Medical Provider All News, Medical Provider Billing

WSI is temporarily extending the acceptable filing timeframe for appealing a previously reduced or denied medical bill.


WSI Invites Medical Providers to Sign-Up for myWSI

Monday, April 13, 2020

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WSI Invites Medical Providers to Sign-Up for myWSI.


COVID-19 FAQS for Medical Providers

Thursday, April 9, 2020

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COVID-19 FAQS for Medical Providers


Billing for Telemedicine Services

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Categories: all, Medical Provider All News, Medical Provider Billing

WSI previously published an article about expanding eligible telemedicine services due to COVID-19.  After receiving several follow-up questions from providers, WSI is providing clarification on the types of telemedicine services and billing codes allowed for the duration of the emergency declaration.


Changes to Medical Services During COVID-19

Monday, March 23, 2020

Categories: Medical Provider All News, Medical Provider Billing, Medical Provider Pharmacy, Medical Provider Utilization Review

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, WSI has made changes to business practices involving medical services.


WSI Temporarily Expanding Telehealth Services

Monday, March 23, 2020

Categories: Medical Provider All News, Medical Provider Billing, Medical Provider Utilization Review

Effective March 20, 2020, WSI is temporarily expanding eligible telehealth services in response to Governor Burgum’s Executive Order 2020-05.1 and in alignment with CMS guidelines.