Author "Michael Miscoe"

By Michael Miscoe
In Billing
Jun 11th, 2018
According to an article posted by the American Health Lawyer’s Association, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) expects investigative recoveries of $1.46 billion for the first half of fiscal year (...
By Michael Miscoe
May 30th, 2018
The NAB is one of two advisory (non-voting boards) whose obligation is to “advise the AAPC leadership on issues, trends and member needs and enthusiastically promote and support the mission of AAPC and the business of healthcare.” To accomplish this o...
By Michael Miscoe
Oct 4th, 2017
​The Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG)  announced in June that it would update the work plan monthly, to enhance transparency. In the September 15 update to the Work Plan, the new items posted are several examin...
By Michael Miscoe
Sep 1st, 2017
Advise AAPC on issues, trends, and member needs, and chart AAPC’s role in the business of healthcare. AAPC will soon be accepting applications for the 2018-2021 National Advisory Board (NAB). A total of 16 members will be selected to serve for a thr...
By Michael Miscoe
In CMS
Feb 28th, 2017
New compliance program guidance has been issued by the Fraud Section of the Department of Justice (DOJ), according to an article published in the AHLA Weekly. Although the “Evaluation of Corporate Compliance Programs” (Guidance) is not s...