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The Misadventures of Ada: ICD 10 Cartoon, "Motorcycle Injury" V24

Posted by Healthicity, Mar 8, 2019 1:45:47 PM

For International Women’s Day, Ada took to the streets to participate in a parade to celebrate women along with thousands of other people.

Compliance News Roundup: Feb 2019 OIG Work Plan Additions

Posted by Healthicity, Mar 6, 2019 11:00:00 AM

1. Prime Healthcare Services and CEO, Dr. Prem Reddy, to Pay $1.25 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations –

How to Predict the Future of Compliance Using Corporate Integrity Agreements

Posted by Charla Prillaman, Mar 5, 2019 1:35:06 PM

The Office Of Inspector General of The Department Of Health And Human Services maintains a massive public website listing all active corporate integrity agreements (CIAs).

Deeper Than the Headlines: Feb 2019 OIG Work Plan Additions

Posted by CJ Wolf, Mar 4, 2019 12:01:08 PM

In February 2019, the OIG has made multiple additions to its Workplan.  There are some significant additions, so let’s look at a few of them.

Get the Scoop on Opioid Enforcement Trends

Posted by CJ Wolf, Feb 28, 2019 11:00:00 AM

It’s no secret that thousands of Americans are killed every year due to opioid overdose.

Compliance News Roundup: Skilled Nursing Facility Three-Day Inpatient

Posted by Healthicity, Feb 27, 2019 11:00:00 AM

1. Genetic Testing Company Agrees to Pay $1.99 Million to Resolve Allegations of False Claims to Medicare for Medically Unnecessary Tests –

Get This Free E/M Documentation Checklist to Simplify Your Life

Posted by Stephani Scott, Feb 26, 2019 2:46:39 PM

Medicare pays physicians based on diagnostic and procedure codes derived from medical documentation.

Deeper Than the Headlines: Skilled Nursing Facility Three-Day Inpatient

Posted by CJ Wolf, Feb 25, 2019 12:54:05 PM

For a Medicare patient to be eligible for coverage of post-hospital extended care services, they must be an inpatient in a hospital for not less than 3 consecutive calendar days before being discharged from the hospital.