Is your practice protected from fraud? Are you sure that you are coding properly? This guide will go into detail on the laws and penalties associated with health care fraud and abuse. It will also equip you with information on Medicare and Medicaid and proper coding techniques.
Upon reading this publication, you will also be able to identify and implement an appropriate compliance plan that ensures adherence to the laws, regulations, and guidelines that control business activities in solo and small-group practices.
Released: Aug. 6, 2012
Expires: Aug. 6, 2015
This program has been developed for physicians in all specialties.
Upon completion of this course, physicians should be able to:
1. Explain the definition, history, laws, and penalties associated with health care fraud and abuse;
2. Discuss fraud and abuse detection and education efforts employed by the Medicare and Medicaid
3. Identify and implement an appropriate compliance plan/program that ensures adherence to the laws,
regulations, and guidelines that control business activities in solo and small-group practices.
The participant is required to read the course in its entirety and complete an online test and course evaluation to obtain credit.