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Audits

Audits

Payers can no longer exclude patients due to pre-existing conditions, so they are resorting to other tactics.

The "recredentialing trap," strict payment reviews, and fingerprinting are all underway or on the horizon as ways payers are bullying physicians.

In medical practice, a cottage industry has developed, which is dedicated solely to legal “fault finding” without regard to equity.

Medical practices are no strangers to audits. But health IT audits are critical to the financial, legal, and operational success of your office.

Physicians are now potential targets for fraud and abuse inquiries. Here are a few simple things your practice can do to protect itself from unwanted litigation.

Payers know that correctly writing down every patient encounter is difficult for physicians, if not impossible. Therefore, exploiting this is easy for them.

When admitting patients to the hospital, knowing Medicare rules and making use of diligent charting can make all the difference.

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