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Compliance News Roundup: Skilled Nursing Facility Three-Day Inpatient

Posted by Healthicity, Feb 27, 2019 11:00:00 AM

1. Genetic Testing Company Agrees to Pay $1.99 Million to Resolve Allegations of False Claims to Medicare for Medically Unnecessary Tests –

Deeper Than the Headlines: Skilled Nursing Facility Three-Day Inpatient

Posted by CJ Wolf, Feb 25, 2019 12:54:05 PM

For a Medicare patient to be eligible for coverage of post-hospital extended care services, they must be an inpatient in a hospital for not less than 3 consecutive calendar days before being discharged from the hospital.

Compliance News Roundup: OIG Work Plan Updates - Jan. 2019

Posted by Healthicity, Jan 23, 2019 12:12:56 PM

1. Attorney General Announces Two Medicaid Behavioral Health Fraud Convictions -

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Work Plan Updates - Jan. 2019

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jan 22, 2019 12:48:32 PM

It’s that time again. The OIG has updated their work plan with January 2019 additions. Here are some of the recent items I thought you’d find of interest.