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Deeper Than the Headlines: Feb 2019 OIG Work Plan Additions

Posted by CJ Wolf, Mar 4, 2019 10:01:08 AM

In February 2019, the OIG has made multiple additions to its Workplan.  There are some significant additions, so let’s look at a few of them.

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.

Deeper Than the Headlines: Chiropractic Services

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jan 14, 2019 11:54:10 AM

Chiropractic services are regular targets of audits by government agencies including Medicare, Medicaid, and the OIG.

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 –

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).

Compliance News Roundup: OIG Work Plan Items - June 2018

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 4, 2018 9:00:00 AM

1. Healogics Agrees to Pay Up to $22.51 Million to Settle False Claims Act Liability for Improper Billing of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy –

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Work Plan Items - June 2018

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 2, 2018 9:00:00 AM

In June 2018, the OIG added more items to its work plan. Here’s a quick summary of some of those newly added items

Deeper Than the Headlines: New OIG Work Plan Items (May 2018)

Posted by CJ Wolf, May 28, 2018 9:00:00 AM

The OIG recently posted new work plan items in their May 2018 update online. There are two items in particular that I think all of you need to know more about.