OIG Doubles Healthcare Fraud Recoveries in 2019

If it seemed like the government was cracking down extra hard on healthcare fraud this year, it was. According to a recently released report from the Office of Inspector General (OIG), the watchdog agency expects to recover $5.9 billion as a result of healthcare fraud investigations in 2019. That’s nearly double the amount it recovered […]

CMS Revamps Medicare Audit Strategy

Good news for some healthcare providers and not so good news for others. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid has announced changes to its Medicare audit strategy in an effort to root out fraud and abuse. The new process is based on a pilot program that CMS introduced in 2014 in which the agency combined […]

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