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EHNAC recognizes Experian Health...

Experian Health received full accreditation with the Healthcare Network Accreditation Program (HNAP) as a clearinghouse from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC). EHNAC’s...

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3 solutions to easily comply with shifting healthcare ...

Almost every day, new developments come from Washington, D.C. regarding the U.S. healthcare system. From the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid expansion to laws...

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Avoid fines and penalties: Make sure your debt collect...

As deductibles and premiums increase, more patients struggle to pay healthcare bills, and, in turn, the patient collections process becomes more and more daunting....

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Search for Excluded Persons...

To avoid Civil Monetary Penalty (CMP) liability, health care entities need to routinely check the LEIE to ensure that new hires and current employees...

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National Health Care Fraud Takedown Results in Charges...

Most Defendants Charged and Largest Alleged Loss Amount in Strike Force History 6/22/16 Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch and Department of Health and Human...

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DHHS’ OIG Mid-Year Work Plan...

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) recently released an updated Mid-Year Work Plan for fiscal year...

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HHS: Phase 2 of HIPAA Audit Program Begins...

As a part of its continued efforts to assess compliance with the HIPAA Privacy, Security and Breach Notification Rules, the HHS Office for Civil...

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Medlearn Matters Special Edition 1615 (SE1615): Zika V...

On February 1, 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the Zika virus a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC)1. According to the...

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JW Modifier: Drug Amount Discarded/Not Administered to...

Effective January 1, 2017, when processing claims for Part B drugs and biologicals, except those provided under Competitive Acquisition Program (CAP), the use of...

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