In Billing
Jun 29th, 2012
Physicians are adopting electronic health record systems (EHRs) quickly, but they aren’t letting them do most of the work, according to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG). A recent study, outlined in a June 21 report, found all of those surveyed who have EHRs don’t use their systems’ automatic ...
In Audit
Oct 1st, 2010
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released two special edition MLN Matters articles that disseminate high dollar improper payment and coding vulnerabilities identified during the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) demonstration. With the expansion of the RAC program and the initiation of complex medical necessity review in all four RAC regions, inpatient hospitals ...