Healthcare

  • The Anatomy of an Audit - Part 1
    2018-01-23

    The Anatomy of an Audit - Part 1

    In the January/February 2018 issue of Arkansas Medical News, healthcare attorneys Lynda M. Johnson, Timothy C. Ezell and Tonya S. Gierke begin a series titled "The Anatomy of an Audit." The series will appear bimonthly in the magazine and will discuss various audits and offer suggested courses of action.

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  • New Certification Allows Firm to Assist Hospitals Better
    2017-10-19

    New Certification Allows Firm to Assist Hospitals Better

    Friday, Eldredge & Clark, LLP is now able to offer hospitals an in-house Certified Inpatient Coder (CIC) to address their audit and reimbursement issues. With this new certification, the firm can offer a service that is unique to the legal community and will benefit hospitals by streamlining the auditing process and protecting the results under the attorney/client privilege.

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  • Attorneys Present Legal Issues at Healthcare Workshop
    2017-09-08

    Attorneys Present Legal Issues at Healthcare Workshop

    The Arkansas Health Information Management Association hosted a half-day workshop focused on legal issues in the industry. Attorneys Lynda Johnson and Tonya Gierke presented at the event.

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  • News Alert: Beware the ZPIC Audit
    2017-07-24

    News Alert: Beware the ZPIC Audit

    While the Federal Government has many contracted auditors to assist in identifying overpayments to health care providers, by far the most dangerous of these auditors, from the health care provider’s perspective, is the ZPIC.

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