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Ask an Auditor: Telehealth in the Time of COVID - FAQ, Part 4

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Jul 1, 2020 12:46:05 PM

Welcome back to our final installment of our Q&A on Telehealth in the Time of COVID.

Ask an Auditor: Telehealth in the Time of COVID - FAQ, Part 3

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Jun 24, 2020 11:42:10 AM

Hello my fellow auditors and coders, and welcome back to our ongoing Q&A on Telehealth in the Time of COVID.

ICD-10 Reminder Series: Section 3. Reporting Additional Diagnoses

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Jan 20, 2020 11:34:32 AM

When we coders and auditors talk about the selection of the principal diagnosis, we know that the first diagnosis reported on a claim is the most important

Compliance News Roundup: Kentucky Faces Numerous False Claims Act Violations

Posted by Healthicity, Nov 27, 2019 9:30:30 AM

1. Kentucky Lab Agrees to Pay $2.1 Million for False Urine Drug Testing Claims -

Deeper Than the Headlines: The Results of a Skilled Nursing Facility Audit

Posted by CJ Wolf, Nov 25, 2019 10:21:31 AM

The OIG’s most recent audit of an Arkansas Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) resulted from claim data-mining it had previously conducted.

Prepare Your Organization for 2019 Compliance Requirements

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 18, 2019 10:29:19 AM

When the Affordable Care Act was passed in 2010 it included section 6102 requiring nursing facilities to have an effective compliance program.

Compliance News Roundup: Potential Abuse and Neglect at Skilled Nursing Facilities

Posted by Healthicity, Jun 19, 2019 10:15:58 AM

1. Carolina Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine, Inc. To Pay $790,000 to Resolve False Billing Allegations –

Deeper Than the Headlines: Potential Abuse and Neglect at Skilled Nursing Facilities

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jun 17, 2019 11:20:28 AM

OIG’s most recent published report determined that an estimated one in five high-risk hospital ER Medicare claims