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Compliance: Treat orders like audits

Q. How can I avoid a RAC audit?
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08/25/2015

A. The Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs) are back and stronger than ever with the development of a fifth team dedicated to identifying overpayments for durable medical equipment nationwide. 

Lack of guidance on compliance leaves Rick Hibben wanting

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08/25/2015

Rick Hibben says the Health Care Compliance Association, a nonprofit which offers resources for compliance professionals, needs to provide DME providers more guidance when it comes to creating compliance programs.

Compliance: Check and check again

Q. What are the best practices for educating referral sources on the FTF documentation requirements?
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07/27/2015

A. The role of the DME provider is not only to deliver equipment and aid in a better quality of living, but also to educate the treating practitioners about Medicare and other insurance guidelines for power mobility.

Legal: Maintain culture of compliance

Q. How do I decrease my risk of FCA liability?
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07/27/2015

A. Providers can decrease the risk of False Claims Act liability by building and maintaining a culture of compliance in all aspects of their business.

Tech talk

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Thursday, April 2, 2015

Is it me, or is healthcare-related technology popping up more than usual lately?

DeVilbiss revamps website

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09/23/2014

SOMERSET, Pa. – DeVilbiss Healthcare’s www.intellipap.com now has a refreshed look and improved usability.

Resupply: Stay in touch

Q. How can resupply optimize my initial CPAP setup?
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09/09/2014

A. If you do not have a proactive resupply program, odds are you will lose your CPAP patient. A resupply program is most successful when implemented with a patient at the very beginning.

New entrant in consolidating software market

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08/29/2014

LOS ANGELES – bflow solutions, a provider of cloud-based billing software to HME providers, now has 20 users and is amped up to add more.

Study: Technology can shape response to CPAP therapy

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06/03/2014

ANDOVER, Mass. – Users of SleepMapper, a mobile app and web-based solution from Philips Respironics, have a 22% higher adherence rate to PAP therapy than non-users, according to a study that the company released this week at SLEEP 2014.

U-Sleep, Universal Software integrate

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03/18/2014

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia – HME providers can now access Umbian’s U-Sleep compliance monitoring solution directly from Universal Software Solutions’ Healthcare Data Management System (HDMS) billing management platform.

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