Posts Tagged: OIG

Healthcare fraud is rampant in Michigan and the federal government is cracking down on healthcare practices. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here).… Read the rest »

Medicare paid $729 million to doctors and health workers improperly. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). A recent U.S. Department of Health… Read the rest »

It is important that you, your employees, and your patients are aware of the latest scam and know how to react. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To… Read the rest »

In the wake of the TeamHealth Holdings settlement, it might be time to perform an internal audit and make sure no one at your practice is guilty of up-coding. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on… Read the rest »

Starting in 2017, the Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) will be conducting on-site audits of hospitals. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here).… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Could Medicare’s new doctor payment system endanger small and rural practices? The Washington Post, August 23, 2016. Many physicians in rural, solo and small practices worry that MACRA will cause great financial pressure. 2)… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) DMC expects to settle nurse wage class-action lawsuit for $42 million. Crain’s, September 14, 2015. Within the coming weeks, Detroit Medical Center plans to settle the last piece of a nine-year lawsuit. 2) Florida… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) New OIG fraud alert puts doctors on notice. Modern Healthcare, June 9, 2015. Doctors must be careful to avoid payment agreements that could violate the anti-kickback statute. 2) Lawmakers propose ICD-10 two-year ‘grace period.’… Read the rest »