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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.

Dunedin Psychologist Pleads Guilty To Obstruction Of A Medicare Audit

By |2019-04-15T18:22:21+00:00February 11th, 2019|Medical Coding News and Recent Articles|

Tampa, Florida – Dr. Charles Gerardi (76, Dunedin) has conceded to discouraging a Medicare review. He faces the punishment of 5 years in a government jail. A date of sentencing has not yet been set. Read The Full Story Here!

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Electronic Health Records Vendor to Pay $57.25 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

By |2019-04-15T18:18:26+00:00February 8th, 2019|Medical Coding News and Recent Articles|

Greenway Health LLC (Greenway), a Tampa, Florida-based designer of electronic wellbeing records (EHR) programming, will pay $57.25 million to determine charges in a grumbling documented by the United States under the False Claims Act asserting that Greenway made its clients submit false cases to the legislature by distorting the abilities of its EHR item "Prime [...]

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Lake County eye specialists consent to $157K installment to settle Medicare charging claims

By |2019-04-15T18:11:22+00:00February 6th, 2019|Medical Coding News and Recent Articles|

Two Lake County ophthalmologists have consented to a six-figure installment for inappropriately charging Medicare for eyelid fix medical procedures, the U.S. Lawyer's Office said Tuesday. Specialists Craig D. Fishman and Jeffrey A. Sheridan, who work Fishman and Sheridan Eyecare Specialists, will pay $157,312.12 to determine charges they disregarded the False Claims Act, said William Daniels [...]

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Previous specialist feels the impacts of his terrible drug

By |2019-04-15T18:07:22+00:00January 25th, 2019|Medical Coding News and Recent Articles|

A previous Sevier County restorative specialist, who attempted to charge Morristown regional government more than $200,000 for undesirable hypersensitivity medications and misled Grainger County Tomato Festival-goers, is getting tropical storm to compel blowback with an end goal to limit his job in a multi-million-dollar protection trick, as indicated by court records. Read The Full Story [...]

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Previous Maryland Physician Agrees to Pay $400,000 to the United States to Resolve Allegations of Fraudulent Billing for Psychotherapy Services

By |2019-04-15T18:02:31+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Medical Coding News and Recent Articles|

M. Wagdi Attia, M.D., a doctor who until April 1, 2018 had a restorative practice in Gaithersburg, Maryland, has consented to pay the United States $400,000 to determine charges that from January 1, 2013 through May 31, 2017, Dr. Attia falsely charged Medicare and Medicaid for administrations not rendered. The settlement understanding was reported today [...]

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Feds join claim blaming Sutter Health for Medicare Advantage Fraud

By |2019-04-15T17:43:10+00:00December 12th, 2018|Medical Coding News and Recent Articles|

The Department of Justice has interceded in a claim against Sacramento, Calif.- based Sutter Health, charging the wellbeing framework and a partnered therapeutic establishment disregarded the False Claims Act by submitting incorrect data about Medicare Advantage recipients. Read Entire Story Here!

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Maryland Treatment Centers Agrees to Pay $500,000 to Resolve Allegations That It Submitted Claims for Services That Were Undocumented or Not Provided

By |2018-11-15T18:18:13+00:00November 21st, 2018|Medical Coding News and Recent Articles|

Maryland Treatment Centers has consented to pay the United States $500,000 to settle charges under the False Claims Act that it submitted false cases to the United States for psychological wellness and substance misuse benefits that were undocumented or not given. Maryland Treatment Centers, including its subsidiary Mountain Manor Treatment Centers, offers emotional well-being and [...]

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Final Policy, Payment, and Quality Provisions Changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for Calendar Year 2019

By |2019-04-04T00:49:51+00:00November 17th, 2018|Medical Coding News and Recent Articles|

Final Policy, Payment, and Quality Provisions Changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for Calendar Year 2019 On November 1, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule that includes updates to payment policies, payment rates, and quality provisions for services furnished under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) on [...]

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CMS says it will recover $1B in ill-advised Medicare installments by 2020

By |2018-11-15T17:58:38+00:00November 15th, 2018|Medical Coding News and Recent Articles|

CMS said it is ready to hook back $1 billion from Medicare Advantage associations by 2020 through far reaching reviews, as indicated by a proposed standard. Here are five things to know: 1. The standard, set to hit the government enroll Nov. 1, concerns chance alteration information approval reviews for Medicare Advantage associations. RADV reviews [...]

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