THE SCOPE December 2012 “The Revenue Cycle Resource for “Keeping You In The Know!” AUTOMATED AWARENESS AND CMS UPDATE ISSUE AUTOMATED RAC REVIEWS With the sometimes never-ending volume of complex medical necessity denials for providers, some of the other issues such as complex coding and automated denials get lost in the shuffle. The fact of
As Published in Though the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services website lists the start date as “Summer of 2012,” the delayed launch of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Recovery Auditor prepayment review demonstration has had no official announcement yet. With temperature records being broken by the hundreds, there’s no question that summer is in
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