Tag: medicare

RUTHERFORD, MD: “To other physicians, especially primary care physicians practicing OBOT, I encourage you to explore alternatives to the current system …”

By Molly Rutherford, MD, FASAM | May 27, 2016 Molly Rutherford, MD, FASAM President, Kentucky ASAM Chapter  While ASAM and other organizations continue to work toward parity and third party payment for addiction treatment, some physicians, myself included, are simplifying medical practice and eliminating third party payers from office […]

LEGAL: HHS’ Office of the Inspector General (OIG) published the results of 3 investigations into the overcharging of Medicare patients …

Blog | April 30, 2015 | Compliance, Law & Malpractice, Medical Billing & Collections, Operations, Practice Models By James J. Eischen, Jr. and Michael Campbell Navigating Medicare compliance remains a central consideration. Medicare participatory practices must not establish subscription payments for amenities covered by Medicare. HHS’ Office of […]