Medicare Billing

False Claims lawsuit, government report raise questions about expensive types of hospice care

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A government lawsuit and a memorandum from the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General raise questions about the two most expensive types of hospice care.

Arizona hospice companies agree to $12 million settlement in false billing whistleblower case

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Two hospice providers and their parent company recently agreed to a $12 million settlement with the federal government in a whistleblower case over Medicare claims.

Guide offers Medicare billing help

Guide offers Medicare billing help

The Complete Guide to Long-Term Care Medicare Billing helps providers correctly file Medicare Part A and Part B claims. The guide breaks down the consolidated billing process, clarifies the appropriate use of beneficiary notices, and offers help for RUG-IV billings and more, according to its author.