The Next MAC Attack: How your EMR opens the door to a disastrous IRF Audit
Your inpatient rehab facility (IRF) is under the microscope. In fact, the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) reports that, “The HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) cited inpatient rehabilitation services as the top cause of overpayments in a Medicare compliance review.”
This means that your (IRF) has to be absolutely sure that every compliance detail is attended to properly—with no margin for error. But if you are forced to rely solely on the basic tools in your electronic medical record (EMR) or electronic health record (EHR) system, you face a significant disadvantage.
Download the free white paper to close the “trap doors” in your Hospital’s Big Box System that leads to audits and denials:
- Preadmission: Fix the workflows your HIS doesn’t address
- Scheduling: Eliminate endless coverage meetings needed to comply with the 3-HourRule
- Acuity Scoring: Identify missing tools that lead to less-than-optimal FIM® scores and reimbursement