I thought the Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs) were on hold. Why did we still get a request for records?
There are plenty of legal concerns that keep nursing home administrators awake at night. Many times, the demons can be kept under the bed or locked in the closet. But not always.
Increasingly sophisticated fraud prevention systems are allowing the federal government to zero in on suspect billing in long-term care facilities, an official said Tuesday.
Nonprofit healthcare providers are disproportionately targeted by outside compliance audits when compared to their for-profit counterparts, a new report asserts.
Healthcare reform: No matter how much you may loathe it, there's no way around how certain ideas, like pay for performance, aren't going away.
If you are a skilled care operator, it might seem as if a big target has been placed squarely on your back.
A provider group is taking the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to task for improperly using Medicare audits as a means of curtailing high-intensity therapy in skilled nursing facilities.