Jacqueline Nash Bloink, MBA, CHC, CPC-I
The Affordable Care Act has mandated that all physician offices will need to have a compliance plan and compliance point of contact. Although the Office of Inspector General has not yet set the date, now is the time to get ready and design a compliance plan for your medical office. Fraud, waste, and abuse are at an all-time high. The government and taxpayers want to plug the holes where valuable healthcare dollars are being inappropriately used. Be proactive and take the time to design your compliance plan now. Read on to learn how to remove the question of “who, what, and I don’t know” from your vocabulary when it comes to the topic of compliance!