Blue Cross, Aetna and Medicare have increased audits. Recovery Audit Contractors are paid 24% commission to search through your records and recover funds for Medicare. What will you do when they audit you?
In 2009, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), listed in their work plan to focus on conducting audits in the chiropractic field as one of their main objectives.
A Compliance Program should be designed to meet the needs of each individual clinical site based on the OIG guidelines. The OIG has advised that there are three areas that must be specifically addressed in a Compliance Program: Development, Implementation, and Monitoring.
Some may know compliance, but they know little about the chiropractic office. Some know chiropractic procedures, but really don't know about compliance. Dr. Diane Barton is a Certified Insurance Consultant and a Certified Medical Compliance Specialist. James Minx is a Certified Medical Specialist and insurance consultant.
Bring our "Recovery Team" to your office for personalized documentation, coding and compliance consulting.
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