San Diego Physician: “Responding to Recovery Audit Contractors”
Hearing the word “audit” can induce fear and panic, but they’re feelings you must face. It’s 2010, and Medicare recovery audit contractors (RAC) are a permanent, nationwide program. And as payers become more aggressive, an audit of your practice—once a possibility—now is almost a certainty. Jonnie Massey, CPC, CPC-P, CPC-I, CPMA, AHFI, shares how nine tips to help minimize the potential impact of an audit on a practice.