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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.

Compliance News Roundup: OIG Senate Testimony

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 31, 2019 10:16:30 AM

1. Manhattan Doctor Pleads Guilty To Accepting Bribes And Kickbacks From Pharmaceutical Company In Exchange For Prescribing Fentanyl Drug –

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Senate Testimony

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 30, 2019 10:21:00 AM

Listening or reading whenever the OIG speaks or publishes something is a good practice for any compliance officer.

Compliance News Roundup: OIG Grant Self Disclosure

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 18, 2019 2:00:00 PM

1. Las Vegas Cardiology Practice Agrees To Pay $2.5 Million Settlement Claim Involving Medicare Kickback Scheme –

Compliance News Roundup: June OIG Work Plan Additions

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 10, 2019 9:20:03 AM

1. Three Physicians and Five Marketers Charged for Violations to Federal Anti-Kickback Statutes –

Deeper Than the Headlines: June OIG Work Plan Additions

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 8, 2019 12:20:03 PM

In June 2019, we saw more than the average number of additions to the OIG Work Plan.

Compliance News Roundup: Radiation Therapy

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 3, 2019 11:29:00 AM

1. United States Files False Claims Act Complaint Against South Carolina Chiropractor

Deeper Than the Headlines: Radiation Therapy

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 1, 2019 9:23:52 AM

According to one of the OIG’s most recent audit report, Medicare could have saved millions of dollars in payments