In The Press September 09, 2020

OIG To Audit Medicare Payments For COVID-19 Discharges (RevCycleIntelligence)

HHS’ Office of the Inspector General (OIG) will audit Medicare payments made to hospitals for COVID-19 discharges that qualified for a 20 percent add-on payment under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, according to a new item on the agency’s work plan. In this type of environment and with the no real end in sight for COVID-19, documentation is becoming even more important for healthcare providers looking to get paid for treating COVID-19 patients shares Goodwin Life Sciences and Healthcare partner Delphine O’Rourke. Read the article in RevCycleIntelligence here.