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Compliance News Roundup: OIG Testimony on Medicaid Fraud and Overpayments

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 18, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Health Quest and Putnam Hospital Center to Pay $14.7 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations –

Why Auditors Need to Know Everything About NCCI & Unbundling (Modifier 59)

Posted by Elizabeth Wright, Jul 17, 2018 12:59:21 PM

The National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) is a program designed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to prevent overpayment or improper payment of procedures that should not be submitted together.

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Testimony on Medicaid Fraud and Overpayments

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 16, 2018 11:00:00 AM

The notorious OIG has visited Capitol Hill again. This time, to testify before a U.S. Senate committee on Medicaid Fraud and Overpayments.

Podcast: An Expert's Advice for Tackling Your Organization's Risks

Posted by Marcie Swenson, Jul 12, 2018 12:36:59 PM

We kicked off this episode of Compliance Conversations with a guest host, our very own compliance expert, Marcie Swenson, and a great guest, Emily Haley

Compliance News Roundup: 2018 Fraud Takedown

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 11, 2018 11:00:00 AM

1. Former Healthcare Chief Executive Sentenced to 9.5 Years in Federal Prison –

Get Smarter with Audit Manager Facility

Posted by Stephani Scott, Jul 10, 2018 2:36:15 PM

Did you know that Audit Manager Facility makes it easy for you to conduct audits for any encounter type, inpatient or outpatient, for either coders or providers? It’s true.

Deeper Than the Headlines: 2018 Fraud Takedown

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 9, 2018 11:43:29 AM

The DOJ and OIG recently announced the 2018 Fraud Takedown which resulted in charges against 601 individuals responsible for over $2 Billion in fraud, according to the federal government

No-Nonsense Advice for Tackling Internal Enforcement Discipline

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 5, 2018 11:21:59 AM

Disciplinary action gives everyone an uneasy feeling. It’s one of those things that nobody likes to talk about.