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First Healthcare Compliance Offers Comprehensive Exclusion Screening in 2020

The Wilmington, Delaware-based company, founded by a nurse attorney looking to ease the compliance burden for her physician spouse, works with organizations throughout the United States and will begin offering monthly exclusion screening for all state lists and GSA/SAM in 2020. WILMINGTON, Del. (PRWEB) November 26, 2019 -- First Healthcare Compliance, a leader in comprehensive

Congratulations to the Compliance Super Ninjas of 2019!

Healthcare Compliance Officers face tough challenges and play an important role, but often don’t receive the recognition they deserve. These professionals carry responsibility for developing, coordinating, and implementing training programs for all members of the staff. Additional responsibilities may include various screenings of employees and vendors, developing and communicating policies and procedures, assessing and mitigating

Q&A: MIPS Reporting – The Importance of Selecting the Right Reporting Methodology

Sarah Reiter, MIPS expert, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships with Health eFilings presented the webinar “How to Manage the Challenges of MIPS Reporting” recently and a recording can now be found on our YouTube Channel. Sarah returned with this helpful blog on the importance of the correct reporting methodology as the year comes to a

HIPAA and Ethics

Kathleen W. McNicholas, MD, JD, CHC, CCEP, will lead the presentation, HIPAA and Ethics at the upcoming HIPAA Privacy and Security Summit 2019 on November 14. Kathleen W. McNicholas, MD, JD earned an MD from Jefferson Medical College magna cum laude and completed general surgery training at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and served as a surgical house

By |November 6th, 2019|HIPAA|

Q&A: Upholding HIPAA Compliance and Streamlining Patient Access to Medical Data in Today’s Digital, Consumer-Driven Environment

Cristin Gardner is Director of Consumer Products & Markets for Mammosphere, by Life Image. She will present the webinar “Upholding HIPAA Compliance and Streamlining Patient Access to Medical Data in Today’s Digital, Consumer-Driven Environment” on December 3, 2019 and you can register here.  Cristin answers many commonly asked questions on our blog, focused especially on

Q&A: Payor Disputes and Audits: Observations & Strategies

Courtney Tito, Esq., Member of McDonald Hopkins, LLC presented the webinar “Payor Disputes and Audits: Observations & Strategies” recently and a recording can now be found on our YouTube Channel. Courtney returned to answer many commonly asked questions on our blog. Can you provide a brief overview of the Medicare appeals process for overpayment demands?

By |October 16th, 2019|CMS, Medicare|