IPC The Hospitalist Company
IPC Healthcare Inc. has entered into an alliance with naviHealth Inc., the companies announced Tuesday.
Two CMS tags —F-Tag 329, which addresses unnecessarily using antipsychotic drugs, and F-Tag 309, which addresses taking steps to reduce antipsychotic drug use — are used by nursing home surveyors to identify specific federal nursing home regulations in order to evaluate whether a nursing home is meeting quality of care, quality of life, safety, among other standards.
Olevia Pitts, M.D., SFHM, was recently promoted to executive director for IPC Healthcare Inc.'s Kansas City region.
A federal judge has ruled that a hospitalist company with thousands of post-acute care customers must face federal charges that it overbilled the Medicare and Medicaid programs millions of dollars.
Medication management is as much art as science in a patient's final days, and that can present multifaceted caregiving challenges for hospice providers
A hospitalist company that works with thousands of facilities is facing federal charges that its clinicians routinely overbilled Medicare and Medicaid, authorities recently announced.
A hospitalist company that works with thousands of post-acute care facilities is officially facing federal charges that its clinicians routinely overbilled Medicare and Medicaid, authorities announced Tuesday.