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How to Apply NCCI Guidelines to Surgical Notes

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Jun 2, 2020 9:15:54 AM

When we code and audit surgery notes, one of the biggest challenges our community faces is

Compliance News Roundup: The DOJ Nets $15 Million for False Claims Violations

Posted by Healthicity, Oct 30, 2019 10:18:34 AM

1. Healthcare Executive Sentenced to Prison for $4.6 Million Kickback Scheme -

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: Audit Results of Chiropractic Services

Posted by CJ Wolf, Sep 23, 2019 10:28:38 AM

In calendar years 2014 and 2015, Medicare allowed payments of approximately $1.3 billion for chiropractic services provided to Medicare beneficiaries nationwide.

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: Reverse False Claims Act Webinar Q&A

Posted by Healthicity, Jun 26, 2019 11:00:00 AM

1. The United States Intervenes In False Claims Act Lawsuit Against Drug Maker Mallinckrodt Alleging Illegal Kickbacks –

Deeper Than the Headlines: Reverse False Claims Act Webinar Q&A

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jun 24, 2019 12:16:08 PM

This week’s "Deeper Than the Headlines" post is in response to my Reverse False Claims Act webinar that I presented last Wednesday, June 19th.

Compliance News Roundup: Feb 2019 OIG Work Plan Additions

Posted by Healthicity, Mar 6, 2019 9:00:00 AM

1. Prime Healthcare Services and CEO, Dr. Prem Reddy, to Pay $1.25 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations –