New: 2013 April Edition of the Medicare Quarterly Provider Compliance Newsletter
May 24, 2013
The April 2013 edition of the Medicare Quarterly Provider Compliance Newsletter is now available on Find-A-Code.
This edition contains: Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT) Special Study: Chiropractic Services (pg. 1)
CERT Finding: Split/Shared Evaluation & Management Services (pg. 4)
Recovery Auditor Finding: Neoplasm Surgery (pg. 6)
Recovery Auditor Finding: Pancreas, Liver & Shunt Procedures, Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups (MS-DRG)
405, 406, and 407 (pg. 8) Recovery Auditor Finding: Medical Necessity Review for Medicare Severity- Diagnosis Related Grouper (MS-DRG)
181 Respiratory neoplasms with complication or comorbidity (CC) (pg. 10) Recovery Auditor Finding: Esophagitis, Gastroenteritis, and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with MCC DRG
182 (MSDRG 391) (pg. 14) Recovery Auditor Finding: Acute Inpatient Hospitalization - Signs and Symptoms w/o MCC (DRG
948) (pg. 17) Recovery Auditor Finding: MS-DRG Validation: Female Reproduction Disorders (pg. 19)
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