Keeping a watchful eye on telehealth claims

  • Cindy Gallee, JD, RHIA, CHC
  • Jun 05, 2018
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Telemedicine has grown significantly in recent years due to new technologies and consumer demand. According to an April 2017 study by Grand View Research, the telemedicine market is expected to grow to $113.1 billion by 2025 with an estimated compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18.8%. An anticipated 7 million patients in the U.S. will access telemedicine services in 2018, a sharp increase from 350,000 in 2013. Payer reimbursement policies, on the other hand, are slow to adapt to the new services.

FWA, Fraud, Waste and Abuse, Payers, healthcare, payment integrity, SIU, Fraud Prevention, Fraud Schemes,

When fraud causes patient harm, and how to find it before it does

  • Cindy Gallee, JD, RHIA, CHC
  • Apr 17, 2018
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It’s been called the most sinister, the most egregious, the worst kind of health care fraud – providers performing medically unnecessary procedures. When this type of fraud makes the headlines, it is indeed sensational.

FWA, Fraud, Waste and Abuse, Payers, Potential Fraud Scenarios, program integrity, payment integrity, SIU, Fraud Prevention,

Context Goes to Washington as Exhibitor at 35th Annual SIIA Conference

  • John Danza
  • Oct 14, 2015
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Conference attendees will have the chance to learn about a new product this year - just recently, Context introduced a new Inpatient UCR module as part of its DecisionPoint™ Health Payment System. With the increasingly high cost of inpatient services, many valued UCR customers have been looking for a way to benchmark inpatient facility claims. As the trusted source for UCR fee data (including Medical, HCPCS, Anesthesia, Dental and Outpatient), Context has developed an independent source for inpatient charges for more than 740 Diagnosis-Related Groups (DRGs).

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