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How the Use of Telehealth is Changing the Face of Healthcare

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Oct 15, 2019 12:27:28 PM

Did you know that by next year, telehealth is expected to be a $35 billion industry?

Deeper Than the Headlines: Blood Draws and Travel Allowance

Posted by CJ Wolf, Feb 4, 2019 1:32:22 PM

Does your organization perform blood draws for laboratory tests? Do your lab technicians who draw blood ever need to travel to obtain the specimen from the patient?

Deeper Than the Headlines: Healthcare Equipment and Supplies

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jan 28, 2019 4:30:37 PM

If you are a provider of equipment or supplies to your patients, the latest OIG audit report will be of interest to you.

Compliance News Roundup: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Posted by Healthicity, Jan 9, 2019 10:19:27 AM

1. United States Joins False Claims Act Lawsuit Against Wheeling Hospital, R & V Associates, and Ronald Violi Based on Improper Payments and Kickbacks to Physicians –

An Auditor’s Simple Guide to Infusion Services

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Jan 8, 2019 10:02:35 AM

An infusion service is defined as the “administration of intravenous fluids and/or drugs over a period of time for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes.”

Deeper Than the Headlines: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jan 7, 2019 10:33:30 AM

The OIG’s most recently published report reveals its findings of overpayments associated with HBO (and they’re not talking about the cable channel).

Answers to All of Your E/M Service Critical Care Questions

Posted by Healthicity, Apr 25, 2018 1:56:07 PM

Q1: Can a physician and an NPP of the same specialty and the same group are both bill critical care code 99291 if documenting the critical time for the patient?

Compliance News Roundup: OIG Work Plan Items for Jan 2018, Explained

Posted by Healthicity, Jan 31, 2018 9:00:00 AM

1. Scripps Health to Pay $1.5 Million to Settle Claims for Services Rendered by Unauthorized Physical Therapists –