Keyword: HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG)
A new OIG report says CMS paid out over $400 million in improper premium assistance payments in just one year.
A new OIG report highlights concerns around prescription creams, gels and lotions made to order by pharmacies.
One of the nation’s largest for-profit health systems is under investigation regarding the company’s EHR adoption and Meaningful Use adherence.
The OIG report sums up over 10 years of research into inadequate care, inappropriate billing and outright fraud by hospices.
An OIG spokesperson says eClinicalWorks was fined after the agency received "numerous reportable event notifications" from outside entities.
Chiropractors are calling UnitedHealthcare's coverage decision around spinal manipulation "a breach of fiduciary responsibility."
HHS Deputy Secretary Eric Hargan told lawmakers on Tuesday that an RFI on reforms to the Anti-Kickback Statute is on its way.
Urgent care clinics are prescribing unnecessary antibiotics at almost three times the rate of traditional physician offices and more practice news.
Data breaches cost healthcare companies $408 per record, almost twice as much as the financial industry. Plus digital health took in $4.9B this year.
The OIG urged plan sponsors to implement lock-in programs to prevent opioid abuse among Part D members.