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What is the Medicaid RAC activity in your state? IP only … 20% OP only … 5% IP and OP … 30% No activity … 31% Not a provider … 14%
For 2014 YTD vs. 2013 on Observation Patients: Increase in observation status patients …. 42% Decrease in observation status patients …. 5% About the same …. 13% Don't know …. 25% Not a provider …. 15%
RACmonitor has received confirmation that Chief Administrative Law Judge Nancy J. Griswold will be the special guest on Monitor Monday’s July 21 edition. The broadcast airs at 10 AM ET. Judge Griswold, who oversees level three reviews, is expected to discuss the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals’ (OMHA) Settlement…
Do you plan to be part of the ALJ Appeals Pilot Project? Eligible: Plan to use Pilot …. 2% Eligible: Don?t plan to use Pilot …. 7% Eligible: Haven?t made a decision …. 50% Not eligible to use Pilot …. 22% Not a provider …. 19%
During a recent Monitor Monday broadcast healthcare attorney David Glaser shed fresh light on commercial auditing. Although private insurance audits used to be rare, but over the last few years, they seem to be on the increase, Glaser with the law firm of Fredrikson & Byron. “The initial contact from…
If you attended a MAC educational session either a 2 midnight rule webcast or your hospital?s probe and educate 1:1 session what was your impression of the MAC?s understanding of the rule? They did a great job explaining the rule and helping us comply …. 3%Their information was basic and…
In what "new" RAC region are you located? Region 1 …. 25.24% Region 2 …. 32.83% Region 3 …. 25.43% Region 4 …. 16.51%
When are you preparing for the New RACs? September - Back to School? …. 28% October - Spooky? …. 21% November - Thankful? …. 7% December - Happy Holidays? …. 13% January - It?s a New Year? …. 15% Spring 2015 - Hope Springs Eternal? …. 16% N/A - Not…