Healogics has agreed to pay up to $22.51 million to settle False Claims act liability for Improper billing of Hyperbaric oxygen therapy. How will this affect the provision of Hyperbarics in the US?
Extrapolated to the entire J5 region, the OIG estimated that WPS J5 providers were overpaid by $42.4 million during the audit period 2013-2014.
HBOT utilization is down 50% across the USA. Here are 10 reasons why… and why it’s going to decrease further.
The best thing we can do to preserve the field of wound care and the therapeutic interventions provided to these patients is to start doing a better job of depicting how sick they are.
The electronic health record, as well as claims data, has become the source material for Medicare’s big data analytics platform… and it will manage how we practice medicine.