Dot the 'I's, Cross the 'T's to Avoid Anticipated Costly Medicare Penalties
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Forgetting to report the date of a workers’ compensation settlement for a Medicare beneficiary can result in a fine of $365,000. That’s part of a proposal to ensure proper reporting to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Right now, CMS can’t impose such penalties because it has not issued a final rule. But with the agency’s proposed rule in February and comments accepted through April 20, it’s only a ...
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