Healthcare Hand-off: Obama’s Outgoing Health Cabinet vs. Trump’s New One

It’s no secret that Republicans want to replace Obamacare with another option. According to polls, 53% of Americans disapprove of…

January 4, 2017

Health Compliance: A Guide for MAOs & Their FDRs

Hand Holding Magnifying Glass Seaching Missing Puzzle Pieces "COMPLIANCE" One of the ways that the Centers for Medicare and Medicare…

December 22, 2016

Avoid Medicaid Recoupment: Verify Beneficiary Date of Death with the Death Master File

Crisis Concept. Money Flow in Black Hole extreme closeup The CMS requires State Medicaid agencies to use the Social Security…

December 19, 2016

The NPI Registry and Why It Matters

What is an NPI Number? Provider Identifiers (NPIs) were created to ensure for accuracy and efficiency in the health care…

December 12, 2016

Highlights of the 2017 OIG Work Plan

  The OIG recently released their 2017 OIG Work Plan. It’s a great way to be informed of what new…

November 23, 2016

NJ Provider Agrees to 20 Year OIG Exclusion On-Top of 5.25 Million Dollar Settlement

Auction Or Trial Concept With Auctioneers Or Judges Gavel And Scattered Money Heap On Wooden Table, Close Up, This week…

November 22, 2016

The Mannequin Challenge #TheHIPAAWay

There is no question that a large number of social video challenges have been extremely useful for all kinds of…

November 20, 2016

The OIG Exclusion List is Not Getting All State Exclusion Records

  Incompleteness of information on the OIG Exclusion List (LEIE) can occur for many reasons, and some are as simple…

November 17, 2016

How does OIG Exclusion Work? Your Questions Answered

Solution Concept Human Resource on Blackboard The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) maintains a list of those individuals and…

November 4, 2016

New Law Requires Life Insurers to Check DMF List Against Policies

New State Law Requires Life Insurers to Check the Death Master File List Against Policies Families in Illinois are now…

October 10, 2016