TITLE

'Targeted' EHR upcoding audits on the way

AUTHOR(S)
Mullaney, Tim
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
McKnight's Long-Term Care News;Apr2013, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Acting Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Marilyn Tavenner who states that CMS will undertake targeted audits on upcoding in electronic health records (EHR) and he believes that emergency rooms result in the rise in EHR upcoding.
ACCESSION #
86275152

 

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