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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 April 2019 Work Plan Items

Posted by Healthicity, Apr 24, 2019 9:00:00 AM

1. CareWell Urgent Care Center Agrees to Pay $2 Million to Resolve Allegations of False Billing of Government Health Care Programs –

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG State Oversight Opioids

Posted by CJ Wolf, Mar 11, 2019 9:30:38 AM

OIG Reviews of States’ Oversight of Opioids

In a series of reviews, the OIG is studying the oversight that certain states are providing regarding opioid prescribing and monitoring of opioid use.

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.

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: Semiannual Report for December 2018

Posted by Healthicity, Dec 19, 2018 9:00:00 AM

1. Former Maryland Physician Agrees to Pay $400,000 to the United States to Resolve Allegations of Fraudulent Billing for Psychotherapy Services –

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.