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HHS Inspector General Daniel R. Levinson once again demonstrated his humanity and sincerity when he made his third appearance on Monitor Monday yesterday. Listen to the warmth in his voice — a voice the belies the seriousness of his office. Hope you enjoy the broadcast, especially as he describes the…
Members of one of the largest audiences in the history of Monitor Monday were on hand to hear the Inspector General for the US Dept. of Health and Human Services Dan Levinson, provide highlights of the 2013 OIG Work Plan. It was like going to your local book store and…
You read about it here first and the Inspector General Dan Levinson, when he's on Monitor Monday, this coming Monday, 10 AM ET, can fill in the details. Here's the scoop: the OIG will be presenting a 30-minute webcast on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 11 AM eastern, entitled, "OIG Outlook for…
Cindy Mann, director of CMCS, today is informing states about annual reassignments for certain "Low Income Subsidy" (LIS) Eligible Individuals. The bulletin describes steps states should take to ensure their role in "ensuring that dual eligible beneficiaries have timely, affordable, and comprehensive coverage under Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit."…
We hear on good authority that there will be some breaking news coming from CMS before the election. We'll keep you posted. -CB
We're pleased that HHS Inspector General Dan Levinson will be our special guest next Monday on Monitor Monday. This is Dan's (as he prefers to be called) second appearance on our broadcast. Surrounded by OIG handlers, he was on our broadcast at HCCA in Las Vegas. His humanity belies the…
At RACmonitor, this is OIG Work Plan week.On Wednesday, Denise Nash, MD, CCS, CIM, manager of the Revenue Cycle for Quorum Health Resources, LLC, the newest member of our RACmonitor editorial board, has a special report on the OIG Workplan. Notes Dr. Nash: "The OIG will assess changes in IP…
The following reader comments were submitted from the RACmonitor enews article “Mom, why is there a Crown Victoria in the driveway?” I want to thank David Glaser and Racmonitor for such an excellent article. A must for my line of work. Thanks, Cherry W, RN, BSN While I was home…