Jul 17th, 2018
If you are wondering where $341,000 of your taxpayer money went, look to former U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price’s chartered aircraft expenses. On July 13, he resigned due to investigations of his use of chartered aircraft, MilAir, and other government travel-related expenses, which did not comply with federal regulations ...
Follow this 12-point checklist to help you have successful medical claims reviews. Auditing is a multi-faceted appraisal that compares a patient’s medical record to a healthcare provider’s claim for medical services. Each facet must fit together to prove what was billed on the claim is completely supported in the medical record. Over the years, I ...
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Jul 5th, 2018
In just 15 minutes, you can influence the development of practical resources and, ultimately, improve your health center’s readiness for an emergency or disaster. Take a Survey The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) Technical Resources, Assistance Center and Information Exchange (TRACIE) needs your help to better...
It’s essential and surprisingly easy when you know who to trust. New regulations, code updates, final rules, technology — ugh! Sometimes, it just seems like too much to manage, doesn’t it? The trick is to filter out all the white noise and hone in on just the information you need. At AAPC, we do this ...