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Deeper Than the Headlines: In Case You Needed Any More Reasons to Conduct Your Annual Risk Analysis

Posted by CJ Wolf, Dec 2, 2019 10:19:45 AM

The OCR recently published a press release, resolution agreement and corrective action plan

Deeper Than the Headlines: The Results of a Skilled Nursing Facility Audit

Posted by CJ Wolf, Nov 25, 2019 10:21:31 AM

The OIG’s most recent audit of an Arkansas Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) resulted from claim data-mining it had previously conducted.

Deeper Than the Headlines: Post-Acute-Care Transfers Led to Millions in Inappropriate Payments

Posted by CJ Wolf, Nov 11, 2019 10:52:59 AM

The OIG’s most recent audit work and the accompanying report outlines how hospitals have been incorrectly reimbursed

Deeper Than the Headlines: Nursing Home Health and Safety Complaints

Posted by CJ Wolf, Nov 4, 2019 11:43:10 AM

The OIG recently released some data as it relates to trends in nursing home complaints.

Deeper Than the Headlines: October 2019 OIG Workplan Updates

Posted by CJ Wolf, Oct 29, 2019 1:12:16 PM

This past month, the OIG has added quite a few items to their 2019 workplan.

Deeper Than the Headlines: The First-Ever HIPAA Right of Access Fine

Posted by CJ Wolf, Oct 21, 2019 10:23:45 AM

When you think of all the reasons business associates and HIPAA-covered entities have entered into settlements and agreements

Deeper than the Headlines: The NIH and the Potential for Financial Conflicts of Interests

Posted by CJ Wolf, Oct 15, 2019 12:43:15 PM

In the healthcare research world, the National Institute of Health (NIH) awards more than 70 percent of its $37 billion budget

Deeper Than the Headlines: The OIG Uncovered Deficiencies in Ambulatory Surgery Centers

Posted by CJ Wolf, Oct 7, 2019 10:00:16 AM

Medicare beneficiaries are increasingly using Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs) for outpatient surgical procedures.