OIG Work Plan to look at excessive patient billing, place of service errors

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July 28th, 2016

The 2014 OIG Work Plan has finally been released and, while it doesn’t have a lot of new issues for physician practices, there are definitely some areas worth your attention to avoid future compliance hassles. 

If you’ve been wondering where it’s been, the OIG decided to change the timing of the work plan from its typical fall release to being released in January. And, as you might expect, the agency waited until the very end of the month for the release.

Here are some key areas of the work plan that physician practices should note:

Resources: 2014 OIG Work Plan (pdf)  

References:

OIG Work Plan to look at excessive patient billing, place of service errors. (2016, July 28). Find-A-Code Spotlight. Retrieved from https://www.findacode.com/articles/oig-work-plan-to-look-at-excessive-patient-billing-place-of-service-errors-28196.html

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