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Deeper than the Headlines: Are Hospices Broken?

Posted by CJ Wolf, Aug 19, 2019 10:32:18 AM

In July of 2019, the OIG published a report on their recent review of hospice caregivers.

Deeper Than the Headlines: Semiannual Report for December 2018

Posted by CJ Wolf, Dec 17, 2018 9:53:01 AM

In November, the OIG published their Semiannual Report to Congress.

Compliance News Roundup: Workplan Updates November 2018

Posted by Healthicity, Dec 12, 2018 9:00:00 AM

1. Physicians Pay More than $1.5 million to Government for Kickback Scheme –

Deeper Than the Headlines: Workplan Updates November 2018

Posted by CJ Wolf, Dec 10, 2018 11:00:19 AM

In November we saw some new updates to the OIG Workplan. Make sure you review all of them to see if your organization will be affected.

How This 8.5 Million Settlement Could Have Been Prevented

Posted by CJ Wolf, Sep 13, 2018 10:34:47 AM

In June of 2018, Caris Healthcare agreed to pay $8.5 million to settle a false claims act lawsuit.

Deeper Than the Headlines: Medicare Hospice Vulnerabilities

Posted by CJ Wolf, Aug 6, 2018 9:24:36 AM

The most recent report posted by the OIG addresses what they feel are the compliance vulnerabilities in the Medicare Hospice program.

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Semiannual Report

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jun 11, 2018 11:40:29 AM

The OIG recently submitted their semiannual report to Congress. The report summarizes the significant work of the OIG for the reporting period covering October 1, 2017, to March 31, 2018.

Why Your Board Needs to be Involved in Your Compliance Program

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jan 5, 2017 11:59:25 AM

Every compliance officer knows that effective compliance requires the participation of “an entire village.” While some organizations might think that hiring a compliance officer is all an organization needs to maintain compliance, that assumption could not be further from the truth.