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HIPAA Compliance and COVID-19

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 30, 2020 10:28:41 AM

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was created to standardize the protection of sensitive patient data.

NPP Coding & Auditing: Expert Advice

Posted by CJ Wolf, Sep 26, 2019 1:30:53 PM

We recently, recorded a new episode of Compliance Conversations, titled “Understanding the Nuance of NPP Coding” with Christopher Chandler, a Technical Manager of Professional Documentation and Coding,

Answers to All of Your E/M Service Critical Care Questions

Posted by Healthicity, Apr 25, 2018 1:56:07 PM

Q1: Can a physician and an NPP of the same specialty and the same group are both bill critical care code 99291 if documenting the critical time for the patient?

Important Auditing Topics in 2016

Posted by Lamon Willis, Sep 15, 2016 12:22:01 PM

Annually, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) publishes its Fee-For-Service (FFS) Improper Payment Report, a result of the accumulated totals of the Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT) audits.