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December 22, 2014

Recent Stories of Interest

From Report on Medicare Compliance - Hospitals may escape Stark penalties for claims that are more than four years old if they apply to the CMS self-referral disclosure protocol (SRDP), as long as there’s no fraud. CMS recently indicated that providers in the SRDP can’t be held responsible for Stark violations on claims beyond the Medicare re-opening period, according to Bob Wade, who is with Krieg DeVault in Mishawaka, Ind. Read more

The Medicare 60-day refund rule is playing out in ways large and… Read more

An orthopedic surgeon who allegedly performed spinal fusions but didn’t bother to… Read more

Providers that repeatedly submit noncompliant claims may have their billing privileges revoked,… Read more

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December 16, 2014
OIG Posts Medicare Reviews of Boone and Stormont-Vail

Medicare compliance reviews of Boone Hospital ( and Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center ( are now up on the OIG website.

December 15, 2014
OIG Posts Review of University of Missouri Health Center

OIG posted its Medicare compliance review of University of Missouri Health Center.

December 10, 2014
OIG Posts Fall Report

The Office of the Inspector General posted its Fall 2014 Semi-Annual Report to Congress, detailing activities from April to September.

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