In Audit
Apr 30th, 2010
More scrutiny of new health care reform (HCR) laws bodes well for coders, to whom physicians will turn to help them avoid expansion of the government’s reach under the federal False Claims Act (FCA), according to an amednews.com report. Experts recommend physicians turn to coders to regularly analyze claims. Expansion of False Claims Review Bodes Well for ...
In CMS
Apr 6th, 2010
AAPC received a bullet by bullet summary of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (health reform bill) from Washington. This comprehensive review helps answer many questions about the new law’s scope. Bullet by Bullet: Health Reform Impacts All was last modified: July 5th, 2011 by admin aapc...
In Billing
Mar 30th, 2010
By now, every American has probably heard that President Obama signed into law March 23 the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (HR 3590). As this bill is approximately 2,700 pages long, however, it’s doubtful anyone has yet read it cover to cover. Your patients, of course, will expect you to know how this health care reform ...