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1. $178,000 Fine for Billing of “P-Stim” Devices -
On January 1, 2015 CMS established a policy for Medicare for chronic care management (CCM) services to be paid under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule.
From July 1, 2015, through June 30, 2017, Medicare paid about $1.9 billion for psychotherapy services nationwide.
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.
In May 2019, the OIG released audits they’d performed on Home Care agencies. In the end, they reached the conclusion that numerous services were out of compliance.
Health Quest and Putnam Hospital Center to Pay $14.7 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations –
The National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) is a program designed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to prevent overpayment or improper payment of procedures that should not be submitted together.