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Christian works as the Site Administrator and Content Copywriter for The Coding Network. He is a published author and a member of the IT Team.

Idaho Hospital Has Software Glitch Causing Billing Problems

By |April 23rd, 2018|

Benewah Community Hospital, situated in St. Maries, Idaho, faces hard times after it implemented new software that caused several heavy billing problems. The hospital in Benewah County worked with Cerner for over a year to implement the software. However, problems with the application didn’t manifest until after the hospital went live following a software update. […]

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OIG Report Reminds Providers to Review their Billing Practices

By |April 19th, 2018|

Recently, a reort issued by the U.S. Department of HHS, Office of Inspector General, estimates that over 60% of claims submitted to Medicare for outpatient PT fails to comply with the correct requirements. The OIG report serves as a reminder about the importance of accurate billing and compliance with Medicare requirements.

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16 ASC revenue cycle management companies you need to know

By |April 16th, 2018|

Here are more than 16 companies that provide revenue cycle management solutions, services and financing options to ASCs and their patients:

Bolder Healthcare Solutions
CareCredit 
Clariti Health
CollectRx 
GeBBS Healthcare Solutions
HIS 
In2itive Business Solutions
MD Clarity
MedTek
MTBC 
National Medical Billing Services
NSN Revenue Resources
Regent Revenue Cycle Management
Surgical Information Systems
Surgical Funds
[…]

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New York Doctor Sentenced To 13 Years In Prison For Multi-million Dollar Health Care Fraud

By |April 12th, 2018|

A New York surgeon who practiced at hospitals in Brooklyn and Long Island was sentenced today to 156  months in prison for his role in a scheme that involved the submission of millions of dollars in false and fraudulent claims to Medicare.

Acting Assistant Attorney General John P. Cronan of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division, U.S. […]

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Scranton Physician Agrees To Pay $625,000 in Settlement

By |April 9th, 2018|

The US Attorney’s Office for Pennsylvania’s Middle District announced today that the Estate of Dr. Leroy Pelicci has agreed to pay a $625,000 settlement regarding False Claims Act allegations.

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Ambulance Company to Pay $9 Million

By |April 2nd, 2018|

Virginia Beach-based provider of ambulance services Medical Transport LLC, agreed to pay $9 million in resolution of allegations that it violated the False Claims Act. It is alleged that they submitted false claims for ambulance transports.

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Maryland Health Care Providers to Settle Claims of False Medicare Billing

By |March 21st, 2018|

Saint Agnes Healthcare, owner and operator of St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore, has agreed to pay approximately $70,000 in settlement to settle claims that it billed the US government for services that it did not render.

 

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Florida Dermatologist Agrees to Pay $2.5 Million

By |March 8th, 2018|

Dermatologist and owner of Treasure Coast Dermatology Tim Ioannides, located in Vero Beach and Port St. Lucie, Florida has agreed to pay $2.5 million in a resolution of allegations that he violated the False Claims Act by billing Medicare and TRICARE for procedures he did not perform.  Dr. Ioannides also reached an agreement to operate under […]

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Florida AG Arrests Dentist and Office Manager for More Than $50,000 in Medicaid Fraud

By |February 8th, 2018|

Attorney General Pam Bondi and the Pembroke Pines Police Department arrested a dentist and their office manager for defrauding the Medicaid program out of more than $50,000.

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Bucks County dentist charged with $1.5M Medicaid fraud

By |February 5th, 2018|

Ilya Babiner, a Bucks County dentist, was charged Wednesday with 55 third-degree felony counts. Allegedly, the dentist filed a number of claims to the Medical Assistance Program between 2014 and 2016 seeking compensation for $1.5 million in work he never performed, according to the state Office of Attorney General.

 

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