News & Analysis

June 22, 2020
Medicare Web

Q: What guidelines do the Office of Inspector General (OIG) expect to see in our laboratory billing policies?

June 22, 2020
Briefings on HIPAA

Two months into the COVID-19 pandemic, people are gradually beginning to return to work. What steps need to be taken to make sure data and devices are secure?

June 18, 2020
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor discusses the supervision requirements for certain outpatient services and changes to those requirements during the public health emergency. 

June 18, 2020
Medicare Web

Q: When dealing with a public health emergency, which disclosures are permitted to the media and which are not? Does HIPAA allow for any identifiable information to be disclosed to news organizations if the intention is to protect the public at large?

June 18, 2020
Case Management Monthly

The COVID-19 pandemic has been stressful for everyone, but medical professionals who are working directly with sick patients—and in turn putting themselves and potentially their families at risk—face unique levels of trauma.

June 17, 2020
Medicare Web

CMS released a new point of origin code for patients transferred from alternate care sites established during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) public health emergency.

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