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QIRT experts are routinely asked for their input on current events in home health, hospice, skilled nursing facilities and more. Check out the articles below for news on ICD 10, OASIS, PDGM, ADRs, RAC and everything post-acute. 

 

Managing Your Bottom-line in an Ever-changing Regulatory Environment

Corinne Kuypers-Denlinger, VP of Post-Acute Growth Strategies at QIRT, was recently published in HCAF's newsletter. In this article, Corinne shares with members her expertise and knowledge on the potential impact of PDGM and discusses the pros and cons of outsource coding. 

Read Corinne's article.


Compliance - Information on Additional Development Requests (ADRs), RAC Reviews, and other audits

2017 "Hot Button" Topics in Compliance

This one is about the pending Targeted Probe and Educate reviews:

https://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Monitoring-Programs/Medicare-FFS-Compliance-Programs/Medical-Review/Targeted-Probe-and-EducateTPE.html

This relates to Medical Review and a CMS "Clinical Template" to assist agencies with compliance:

https://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Monitoring-Programs/Medicare-FFS-Compliance-Programs/Medical-Review/Home_Health_Medical_Review_Update.html

These two deal with OASIS submission timeliness requirements:

https://www.cms.gov/Outreach-and-Education/Medicare-Learning-Network-MLN/MLNMattersArticles/Downloads/mm9585.pdf

https://www.cms.gov/Outreach-and-Education/Medicare-Learning-Network-MLN/MLNMattersArticles/downloads/se17009.pdf

Handling ADRs and Appeals.

Key Chapters from the Medicare Program Integrity Manual on Medical Review (3 and 6):

https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Manuals/downloads/pim83c03.pdf

https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Manuals/downloads/pim83c06.pdf

Information on Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) reviews:

https://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Monitoring-Programs/Medicare-FFS-Compliance-Programs/Recovery-Audit-Program/

 

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QIRT leads the post-acute industry in coding, billing, and consulting. Serving agencies across the United States, QIRT provides multi-level coding/MDS/UAS reviews, quality assurance, appeals, outsourced billing, consulting, and education.

15 Verbena Avenue, Suite 210, Floral Park, NY 11001

855.485.QIRT (7478)

855.485.QIRT (7478)

516.706.3341

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