What will happen to him under an “episode of care” model of wound care? When did his wound care episode begin? When does it end?
74% of the time, when HBOT was billed, the doctor was not present.
Medicare-for-all further emboldens the entities currently abusing Medicare. Medicare will get bigger, so waste, fraud and abuse will get bigger.
If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the past ten years, it’s that people believe what they want to believe, no matter what data you show them.
Last month it looked like the 5th Amendment was one of the carcasses being carried out to the Monty Python leftist plague wagon, but apparently, it’s not quite dead yet.
An idea so logical there is no way CMS will try it.
This is a great move forward by CMS to increase transparency to this process, and is the first changes to this process in a very long time.