The 2022 audit landscape is rife with pitfalls and quicksand, trapping unsuspecting hospitals, health systems, and physician practices into a financial quasi-death spiral.
And now, there’s another major disruptor: Condition Code 44, which continues to confound providers and revenue cycle professionals. Even though the Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs) have been held at bay, there are new audits targeting the proverbial low-hanging fruit, ripe for the picking. Complicating an already dismal radar screen is the return of the Inpatient-only List, bringing enormous confusion and creating the perfect setup for more audits.
Following news updates from a cadre of venerable Monitor Mondays panelists, a grouping of experts will regather around the virtual roundtable during the next edition of the live Internet broadcast, where, led by Dr. John K. Hall, attorney and physician, they will offer advice, answer your questions in real time, and forecast upcoming audits.
Preceding the roundtable, “Tales from the Audit Trail,” will be the following instantly recognizable broadcast segments: