Keyword: HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG)
Atrium Health and UNC Health Care's merger talks continue but have hit a snag, plus more healthcare headlines.
It's long past time to make Medicare Advantage encounter data available to researchers, according to an opinion piece.
The HHS OIG is asking for an additional $23.7 million to support fraud oversight that has benefited from an emphasis on data analytics.
New limits on how federal prosecutors use guidance documents could impact how feds handle healthcare fraud cases.
The Trump administration’s effort to protect the religious rights of health workers will be costly for healthcare organizations.
The settlement resolves allegations filed in a 2016 lawsuit by a former employee, who said Scripps ignored her complaints.
More must be done to ensure the accuracy of Medicare Advantage encounter data, according to the HHS OIG.
The agency that oversees Florida's Medicaid program reported a data breach affecting 30,000 individuals after an employee was victimized by a phishing email.
Some doctors are still billing Medicare for the most expensive office visits most of the time, according to one analysis.
CMS officially unveiled a new IT system for the Quality Payment Program that aims to streamline the data submission process.