OIG Expects to Recover $5.9B in Healthcare Fraud

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) expects a banner year in recoveries stemming from fraud investigations and audits. According to the OIG semiannual report, released Dec. 2, the U.S. Department of Health and Human services (HHS) stands to recoup a… For more, read here: AAPC Blog Related Posts:Michigan Surgeon Accused of $60M Billing Fraud

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Anthem Investigator Charged with Fraud

A former fraud investigator for Anthem, Inc. is one of five people indicted on federal healthcare fraud charges. Those indicted participated in a multi-year scheme to commit fraud against at least eight health insurance companies. The fraud investigat… For more, read here: AAPC Blog Related Posts:Michigan Surgeon Accused of $60M Billing FraudAnthem Changes Timely-Filing DeadlinesOIG Expects to Recover $5.9B in Healthcare Fraud

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OIG: Many Outpatient PT Claims Fail to Comply

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) did a study of physical therapy claims and documentation for Medicare patients and issued a report this month in March. Their findings are of great concern for the PT and rehabilitation specialty. The OIG reviewed… For more, read here: AAPC Blog Related Posts:Prevent Medicare Claims Denials in 2020Check Your FESS Claims for Improper Payment Adjustments

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