Category Archives: overpayments

Senate Finance Committee Seeks Feedback on Fighting Fraud & Abuse as They Look at ZPICs

Reposted from email blast received May 2, 2012. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 2, 2012 CONTACT:  Julia Lawless/Antonia Ferrier (Hatch)              (202) 224-4515                             Communications Office (Baucus)                          (202) 224-4515  HATCH, BAUCUS LEAD FINANCE COMMITTEE MEMBERS IN BIPARTISAN EFFORT TO COMBAT WASTE, FRAUD, & ABUSE IN MEDICARE & MEDICAID PROGRAMS In an open letter to members of the […] Continue reading

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Date of Death Audits for DME & Inpatient Facilities

Date of Death Audit for overpayments has been approved by CMS for Recovery Audit Contractors to begin. Does your billing staff work the denials or just resubmit the claim? Did you know just resubmitting the claims repeatedly for “date after the patients date of death” can cause a fraud audit? Do you have a financial reserve? Read more to be proactive. Continue reading

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