What Best Characterizes DRG Downgrading?

  • Advanced Poll:
    What Best Characterizes DRG Downgrading?
    • An important part of auditing needed to catch fraud.
      3.96%
    • An important program, but is not administered well by the auditors.
      8.91%
    • Program should be re-thought because algorithms are substituting for medical judgment.
      60.4%
    • An instance of abusive and not-transparent practices by auditors, but still legal.
      13.86%
    • Should possibly be referred to Attorney General for investigation to see if criminal acts are involved.
      12.87%