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Q&A: New Guideline and Regulatory Changes

Posted by Healthicity, Nov 21, 2018 2:03:24 PM

Thanks so much to all of you who tuned in to our recent webinar, Simple Audit Solutions for Juggling New Guideline and Regulatory Changes.

Compliance News Roundup: Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy

Posted by Healthicity, Nov 21, 2018 11:00:00 AM

1. A.G. Underwood Announces Arrest Of Suffolk County Doctor For Lab Testing Scheme –

Deeper Than the Headlines: Clinical Practice Compliance Conference

Posted by CJ Wolf, Oct 15, 2018 10:43:16 AM

I just returned from San Diego where I spoke at the HCCA’s 2018 Clinical Practice Compliance Conference.

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Work Plan Items for September 2018

Posted by CJ Wolf, Sep 24, 2018 11:34:17 AM

The OIG has added two more items to their Work Plan in September of 2018. Let’s take a quick look.

How to Avoid a 4.3 Million Dollar HIPAA Fine

Posted by Marcie Swenson, Aug 2, 2018 2:18:02 PM

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is gearing up to pay 4.3 million dollars in fines in civil penalties for HIPAA violations after the OCR accused MD Anderson of violating the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules.

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.

How Software Can Prevent HIPAA Fines

Posted by Marcie Swenson, Jun 28, 2018 3:53:24 PM

HIPAA fines have been known to decimate an organization's finances. Just this month, MD Anderson was slammed with a devastating $4.3 million fine for violating the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules by failing to encrypt many of its devices. 

7 Habits That Will Make You a Better Compliance Professional

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jun 21, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Most of us are familiar with Stephen R. Covey’s popular book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. It provides timeless insight for both personal and professional effectiveness.