In Audit
Aug 16th, 2018
Improper payments stem from noncompliance. Hospitals do not always comply with Medicare requirements for reporting cochlear devices replaced without cost, according to a report issued by the Office of Inspector General (OIG). The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services branch office, charged with protecting program integrity, bases its conclusion on prior compliance reviews in which it identif...
Feb 1st, 2013
With so many devices to choose from, knowing what’s out there is key to proper reimbursement. By Marita Cable-Camilleis, CPC   You would think that someone who has a vested interest in audiology would be an authority on the subject. While attending a four-day National Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) Convention in Providence, R.I., ...