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Article Archive for May 2017

The Value in EHRs

May 31, 2017 – 2:04 am |
The Value in EHRs

Value-based care is setting the bar really high. If providers are in healthcare to improve lives, they will be on board with that. Diagnostic Imaging brought this news to our attention in their article, “With …

Protecting Victims

May 31, 2017 – 2:02 am |
Protecting Victims

Every year, for-profit companies bill Medicare billions of dollars for hospice services, claiming reimbursement for the care of the terminally ill in the final stages of life who have agreed not to seek end-of-life procedures. Though fraud has …

Value of Care Key to Progress

May 30, 2017 – 2:06 am |
Value of Care Key to Progress

Advanced scale technologies are being engineered to address the issue of healthcare technology and costs. The continued rise of healthcare costs in the United States sets us apart from other countries, and not in a …

ICD-10 Today

May 30, 2017 – 2:02 am |
ICD-10 Today

The International Classification of Diseases (ICD)-10 has been in use since October 2015. Recent market reports provide in-depth analysis of parent market trends, macro-economic indicators and governing factors along with market attractiveness as per segments. …

EHR Data Moves Medical Research Forward

May 29, 2017 – 2:04 am |
EHR Data Moves Medical Research Forward

Using data from patient electronic health records (EHRs) could help providers in detecting genetic traits linked to autoimmune diseases. EHR Intelligence brought this news to us in their article, “Vanderbilt Study Shows EHR Use Improves …

Fraud Does Not Pay

May 29, 2017 – 2:02 am |
Fraud Does Not Pay

A New Orleans woman has been sentenced to 10 months in prison for her role in a Medicare fraud scheme. This information came to us from the U.S. News in their article, “Woman Gets 10 Months …

Baby Steps

May 26, 2017 – 2:04 am |
Baby Steps

Even though the use of certified electronic health record (EHR) products has increased in recent years, the extent of electronic information sharing varies by state. Becker’s Hospital Review brought this news to us in their article, “56.3% …

Building Security in Community

May 26, 2017 – 2:02 am |
Building Security in Community

More than 170 seniors from at least five Kentucky counties gathered together to learn how to recognize and avoid financial fraud at a Senior Scam Jam. The event was sponsored by the state Department of …

Whistleblowers Play Key Role in Fraud Identification

May 25, 2017 – 2:04 am |
Whistleblowers Play Key Role in Fraud Identification

An ambulance service has agreed to pay $12.7 million to settle a False Claims Act lawsuit alleging the company fraudulently billed Medicare for unqualified ambulance services. This news came to us from EMS1 in their article, …

Fraud Behavior Costs

May 25, 2017 – 2:02 am |
Fraud Behavior Costs

A disturbing new report by the Office of Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services claims some unscrupulous hospice operators, doctors and staff are aggressively recruiting patients for their programs in an effort to …

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