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According to one proposal, the HHS could make significant cuts to its rate of appeals per year.
HHS could change Medicare appeals rule
August 24, 2016

A new proposal suggested possible changes to the HHS appeals process. Continue reading

Updates to a new program will delay the original NOTICE implementation date.
CMS Final Rule Postpones NOTICE Act Implementation
August 24, 2016

New legislation changes will delay implementation for the NOTICE Act. Continue reading






Search through multiple databases with our LWEnSCheck tool.
How To Avoid OIG Exclusions
August 9, 2016

This service will help you check for employee exclusions from State and Federally-funded healthcare programs. Continue reading






Government Consulting

Medical practitioners should familiarize themselves with HIPAA policies and understand the best methods for protecting their practices against violations and non-compliance.
Protecting Your Practice Against HIPAA Violations
May 4, 2016

Medical practitioners should familiarize themselves with HIPAA policies and understand the best methods for protecting their practices against violations and non-compliance. Continue reading






While the fee-for-service method may seem lucrative in the early stages, it can actually end up costing practices patient, and in turn, revenue. See why many health care professionals are shifting to value based care.
Creating Value-Based Health Systems
May 4, 2016

While the fee-for-service method may seem lucrative in the early stages, it can actually end up costing practices patient, and in turn, revenue. See why many health care professionals are shifting to value-based care. Continue reading






The CMS Acting Administrator mentioned multiple goals for his organization, including greater interoperability.
CMS reveals more plans for 2016
February 8, 2016

CMS Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt recently provided more insight into his organization’s plans for the future. Continue reading






Healthcare Consulting

Make copies of records and correspondences during the audit for it to go smoothly.
How to Respond to a Medicare Audit
June 2, 2016

Before and after a Medicare audit, physicians should pay attention to these best practices. Continue reading






What can CCO's do for better risk management?
The CCO’s Role in Risk Management
May 12, 2016

What can the Chief Compliance Officer do to address risk effectively? Continue reading






Medical practitioners should familiarize themselves with HIPAA policies and understand the best methods for protecting their practices against violations and non-compliance.
Protecting Your Practice Against HIPAA Violations
May 4, 2016

Medical practitioners should familiarize themselves with HIPAA policies and understand the best methods for protecting their practices against violations and non-compliance. Continue reading






Healthcare IT Consulting

A new action set records for healthcare fraud takedowns.
New Action Sets Record For Healthcare Fraud
July 12, 2016

A recent action set an unprecedented record for healthcare fraud and abuse takedowns. Continue reading






Doctors may need to improve their quality reporting to align better with MACRA and MIPS.
The rise of MACRA: 3 things for providers to know
March 15, 2016

Quality reporting and other measures can prepare a company for a better transition to MACRA.  Continue reading






New guidance measures from the Department of Health and Human Services attempt to shed light on HIPAA.
Government taking action for HIPAA clarity
January 17, 2016

The OCR is offering more guidance materials to clarify HIPAA rights. Continue reading