A new report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services,
Office of Inspector General (OIG) takes a look at nursing home compliance with federal regulations regarding reporting of allegations of abuse, neglect,
mistreatment, injuries of unknown source, and misappropriation of
Aon Association Services, and their carrier partner Zurich, presented a webinar to discuss the program designed specifically for not-for-profit senior care providers.
Payment rates used under the skilled nursing facility (SNF) prospective payment system (PPS) for fiscal year (FY) 2015 were updated on Aug. 5 in a final rule issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
On July 9, 2014, Steve Stang of CliftonLarsonAllen spoke at a U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging roundtable discussion on how to strengthen the Medicare program by improving audits and reducing improper payment rates.
On July 30, the U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging held “Admitted or Not? The Impact of Medicare Observation Status on Seniors,” a hearing to examine the rising use of observation stays for Medicare patients. Our Heather Boyd reports...