Newsworthy Month of Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Cases from the OIG, Trusty Tip for Part IV of SMRC Audits, and Michelle Obama’s Spark

Summary

Welcome to the Paint The Medical Picture Podcast, a Nexsen Pruet, LLC series, hosted by Sonal Patel, CPMA, CPC, CMC, ICD-10-CM.

It’s a brand New Year!! 2021 is finally here and it’s flying by!!

Season 2 starts, and Sonal’s 13th episode of the season features Newsworthy updates for the month’s fraud, waste, and abuse cases.

Trusty Tip discloses more details on Part IV of Sonal’s compliance recommendations from the new wave of audits coming in from the Supplemental Medical Review Contractor (SMRC). She focuses on Diabetic Testing Strips in this latest audit.

Spark inspires us all to never limit ourselves when it comes to our achievements from the wise words of our former First Lady, Michelle Obama.

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Now on: Anchor: http://anchor.fm/sonal-patel5

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6hcJAHHrqNLo9UmKtqRP3X

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast/id1530442177 

Breaker: https://www.breaker.audio/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast

Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/tcwfkshx

Radio Public: https://radiopublic.com/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast-WRZvAw

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzNUxmYdIU_U8I5hP91Kk7A

If you would like to reach out for Sonal’s consulting services, please contact her directly at: sonalpatel@nexsenpruet.com

Find Sonal at Nexsen Pruet at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/professionals/sonal-patel

Find Sonal’s Services at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/about-us/npcoding360

Find Sonal on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonapate

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Newsworthy CBR on Comprehensive Eye Examinations, Trusty Tip for Part III of SMRC Audits, and Mary Kay Ash’s Spark

Summary

Welcome to the Paint The Medical Picture Podcast, a Nexsen Pruet, LLC series, hosted by Sonal Patel, CPMA, CPC, CMC, ICD-10-CM.

It’s a brand New Year!! 2021 is finally here!!

Season 2 is in full swing, and Sonal’s 12th episode of the season features a Newsworthy update for the third Comparative Billing Report (CBR) this year. It focuses on the billing patterns of our ophthalmology providers.

Trusty Tip discloses more details on Part III of Sonal’s compliance recommendations from the new wave of audits coming in from the Supplemental Medical Review Contractor (SMRC).

Spark inspires us all to never limit ourselves based on the wise words of Mary Kay Ash.

Go ahead and listen, subscribe, rate and review!

Now on: Anchor: http://anchor.fm/sonal-patel5

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6hcJAHHrqNLo9UmKtqRP3X

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast/id1530442177 

Breaker: https://www.breaker.audio/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast

Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/tcwfkshx

Radio Public: https://radiopublic.com/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast-WRZvAw

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzNUxmYdIU_U8I5hP91Kk7A

If you would like to reach out for Sonal’s consulting services, please contact her directly at: sonalpatel@nexsenpruet.com

Find Sonal at Nexsen Pruet at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/professionals/sonal-patel

Find Sonal’s Services at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/about-us/npcoding360

Find Sonal on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonapate

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Newsworthy Interview with Special Counsel, Jenna Godlewski, Trusty Tip for Part II of SMRC Audits, and William Faulkner’s Spark

Summary

Welcome to the Paint The Medical Picture Podcast, a Nexsen Pruet, LLC series, hosted by Sonal Patel, CPMA, CPC, CMC, ICD-10-CM.

It’s a brand New Year!! 2021 is finally here!!

Season 2 is in full swing, and Sonal’s eleventh episode of the season features a return special guest on Newsworthy! Special Counsel, Jenna Godlewski shares her knowledge and experiences on the Medicare appeals process.

Trusty Tip discloses details on Part II of Sonal’s compliance recommendations and details from the new wave of audits coming in from the Supplemental Medical Review Contractor (SMRC).

Spark inspires us all to strive for greatness through self-belief, from the words of our Nobel Prize-winning American author, William Faulkner.

Go ahead and listen, subscribe, rate and review!

Now on: Anchor: http://anchor.fm/sonal-patel5

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6hcJAHHrqNLo9UmKtqRP3X

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast/id1530442177 

Breaker: https://www.breaker.audio/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast

Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/tcwfkshx

Radio Public: https://radiopublic.com/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast-WRZvAw

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzNUxmYdIU_U8I5hP91Kk7A

If you would like to reach out for Sonal’s consulting services, please contact her directly at: sonalpatel@nexsenpruet.com

Find Sonal at Nexsen Pruet at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/professionals/sonal-patel

Find Sonal’s Services at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/about-us/npcoding360

Find Sonal on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonapate

Find Nexsen Pruet Healthcare on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nexsen-pruet-health-care/

Newsworthy OIG Work Plan Updates for February 2021, Trusty Tip for Part 1 of SMRC Audits, and Theodore Roosevelt’s Spark

Summary

Welcome to the Paint The Medical Picture Podcast, a Nexsen Pruet, LLC series, hosted by Sonal Patel, CPMA, CPC, CMC, ICD-10-CM.

It’s a brand New Year!! 2021 is finally here!!

Season 2 is in full swing, and Sonal’s tenth episode of the season features a Newsworthy update to the OIG Work Plan for February 2021.

Trusty Tip discloses details on new audits coming in from the Supplemental Medical Review Contractor (SMRC).

Spark inspires us all to strive for greatness through actions, from the words of our 26th American President, Theodore Roosevelt.

Go ahead and listen, subscribe, rate and review!

Now on: Anchor: http://anchor.fm/sonal-patel5

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6hcJAHHrqNLo9UmKtqRP3X

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast/id1530442177 

Breaker: https://www.breaker.audio/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast

Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/tcwfkshx

Radio Public: https://radiopublic.com/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast-WRZvAw

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzNUxmYdIU_U8I5hP91Kk7A

If you would like to reach out for Sonal’s consulting services, please contact her directly at: sonalpatel@nexsenpruet.com

Find Sonal at Nexsen Pruet at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/professionals/sonal-patel

Find Sonal’s Services at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/about-us/npcoding360

Find Sonal on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonapate

Find Nexsen Pruet Healthcare on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nexsen-pruet-health-care/

Newsworthy Interview with Associate, Shannon Lipham, Trusty Tip for Billing Medicare as Secondary Payor, and Sir Edmund Hillary’s Spark

Summary

Welcome to the Paint The Medical Picture Podcast, a Nexsen Pruet, LLC series, hosted by Sonal Patel, CPMA, CPC, CMC, ICD-10-CM.

It’s a brand New Year!! 2021 is finally here!!

Season 2 starts, and Sonal’s ninth episode of the season features a Newsworthy conversation with Nexsen Pruet Associate, Shannon Lipham. She shares her insights on the many goings-on in the world of HIPAA standards and enforcements, before, during, and post-pandemic.

Trusty Tip touches on Sonal’s compliance tips for billing Medicare when it is considered the secondary payor.

Spark continues to remind us all to strive for greatness from the daring words of Sir Edmund Hillary.

Go ahead and listen, subscribe, rate and review!

Now on: Anchor: http://anchor.fm/sonal-patel5

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6hcJAHHrqNLo9UmKtqRP3X

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast/id1530442177 

Breaker: https://www.breaker.audio/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast

Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/tcwfkshx

Radio Public: https://radiopublic.com/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast-WRZvAw

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzNUxmYdIU_U8I5hP91Kk7A

If you would like to reach out for Sonal’s consulting services, please contact her directly at: sonalpatel@nexsenpruet.com

Find Sonal at Nexsen Pruet at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/professionals/sonal-patel

Find Sonal’s Services at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/about-us/npcoding360

Find Sonal on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonapate

Find Nexsen Pruet Healthcare on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nexsen-pruet-health-care/

Newsworthy Month of Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Cases from OIG, Trusty Tip on CBR on IPPEs and AWVs, and Michael Jordan’s Spark

Summary

Welcome to the Paint The Medical Picture Podcast, a Nexsen Pruet, LLC series, hosted by Sonal Patel, CPMA, CPC, CMC, ICD-10-CM.

It’s a brand New Year!! 2021 is finally here!!

Season 2 starts, and Sonal’s 8th episode of the season features Newsworthy updates for the month’s fraud, waste, and abuse cases.

Trusty Tip features Sonal’s compliance recommendations for the new CBR report being issued this month on initial preventive physical exams (IPPEs) and annual wellness visits (AWVs).

Spark inspires us all to expect greatness in ourselves from the bold words of Michael Jordan.

Go ahead and listen, subscribe, rate and review!

Now on: Anchor: http://anchor.fm/sonal-patel5

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6hcJAHHrqNLo9UmKtqRP3X

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast/id1530442177 

Breaker: https://www.breaker.audio/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast

Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/tcwfkshx

Radio Public: https://radiopublic.com/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast-WRZvAw

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzNUxmYdIU_U8I5hP91Kk7A

If you would like to reach out for Sonal’s consulting services, please contact her directly at: sonalpatel@nexsenpruet.com

Find Sonal at Nexsen Pruet at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/professionals/sonal-patel

Find Sonal’s Services at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/about-us/npcoding360

Find Sonal on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonapate

Find Nexsen Pruet Healthcare on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nexsen-pruet-health-care/

Newsworthy Interview with Member, Jennifer J. Hollingsworth, Trusty Tip for Compliant Mental Health Services During the PHE, and Deepak Chopra’s Spark

Summary

Welcome to the Paint The Medical Picture Podcast, a Nexsen Pruet, LLC series, hosted by Sonal Patel, CPMA, CPC, CMC, ICD-10-CM.

It’s a brand New Year!! 2021 is finally here!!

Tune in for this very meaningful episode shining a spotlight on the mental health crises that have surged during this lengthy period of isolation with the Covid-19 pandemic.

Season 2 starts, and Sonal’s seventh episode of the season features a Newsworthy conversation with Nexsen Pruet Member, Jennifer Hollingsworth. She shares her insights on telehealth and telemedicine services for mental health care during the pandemic, as well as her passion and commitment to both social work and healthcare law. 

Trusty Tip touches on Sonal’s compliance tips for mental health services allowed during the PHE.

Spark continues to remind us all to strive for greatness from the remarkable words of Deepak Chopra.

Go ahead and listen, subscribe, rate and review!

Now on: Anchor: http://anchor.fm/sonal-patel5

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6hcJAHHrqNLo9UmKtqRP3X

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast/id1530442177 

Breaker: https://www.breaker.audio/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast

Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/tcwfkshx

Radio Public: https://radiopublic.com/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast-WRZvAw

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzNUxmYdIU_U8I5hP91Kk7A

If you would like to reach out for Sonal’s consulting services, please contact her directly at: sonalpatel@nexsenpruet.com

Find Sonal at Nexsen Pruet at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/professionals/sonal-patel

Find Sonal’s Services at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/about-us/npcoding360

Find Sonal on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonapate

Find Nexsen Pruet Healthcare on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nexsen-pruet-health-care/

Newsworthy OIG Work Plan Updates for January 2021, Trusty Tip for New HCPCS Code G2211, and Simon Sinek’s Spark

Summary

Welcome to the Paint The Medical Picture Podcast, a Nexsen Pruet, LLC series, hosted by Sonal Patel, CPMA, CPC, CMC, ICD-10-CM.

It’s a brand New Year!! 2021 is finally here!!

Season 2 starts, and Sonal’s sixth episode of the season features a Newsworthy update to the OIG Work Plan for January 2021.

Trusty Tip discloses details on compliant practices for G2211.

Spark inspires us all to strive for greatness from the motivational words of Simon Sinek.

Go ahead and listen, subscribe, rate and review!

Now on: Anchor: http://anchor.fm/sonal-patel5

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6hcJAHHrqNLo9UmKtqRP3X

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast/id1530442177 

Breaker: https://www.breaker.audio/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast

Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/tcwfkshx

Radio Public: https://radiopublic.com/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast-WRZvAw

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzNUxmYdIU_U8I5hP91Kk7A

If you would like to reach out for Sonal’s consulting services, please contact her directly at: sonalpatel@nexsenpruet.com

Find Sonal at Nexsen Pruet at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/professionals/sonal-patel

Find Sonal’s Services at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/about-us/npcoding360

Find Sonal on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonapate

Find Nexsen Pruet Healthcare on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nexsen-pruet-health-care/

Newsworthy Interview with Practice Group Leader, Matthew Roberts, Trusty Tip for Tools for Compliance, and Winston Churchill’s Spark

Summary

Welcome to the Paint The Medical Picture Podcast, a Nexsen Pruet, LLC series, hosted by Sonal Patel, CPMA, CPC, CMC, ICD-10-CM.

It’s a brand New Year!! 2021 is finally here!!

Season 2 starts, and Sonal’s fifth episode of the season features a Newsworthy conversation with Nexsen Pruet Healthcare Practice Group Leader, Matthew Roberts. He shares his insights on the January 1, 2021  Final Rule for hospital transparency, where compliance towards it currently stands, as well his thoughts on a future healthcare landscape involving value-based medicine.

Trusty Tip touches on Sonal’s tools for maintaining compliance.

Spark inspires us all to strive for greatness from the words of Winston Churchill.

Go ahead and listen, subscribe, rate and review!

Now on: Anchor: http://anchor.fm/sonal-patel5

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6hcJAHHrqNLo9UmKtqRP3X

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast/id1530442177 

Breaker: https://www.breaker.audio/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast

Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/tcwfkshx

Radio Public: https://radiopublic.com/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast-WRZvAw

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzNUxmYdIU_U8I5hP91Kk7A

If you would like to reach out for Sonal’s consulting services, please contact her directly at: sonalpatel@nexsenpruet.com

Find Sonal at Nexsen Pruet at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/professionals/sonal-patel

Find Sonal’s Services at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/about-us/npcoding360

Find Sonal on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonapate

Find Nexsen Pruet Healthcare on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nexsen-pruet-health-care/

Newsworthy Month of Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Cases from the OIG, Refresher Trusty Tip for Covid19 Vaccine Coding, and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Spark

Summary

Welcome to the Paint The Medical Picture Podcast, a Nexsen Pruet, LLC series, hosted by Sonal Patel, CPMA, CPC, CMC, ICD-10-CM.

It’s a brand New Year!! 2021 is finally here!!

Season 2 starts, and Sonal’s fourth episode of the season features Newsworthy updates for the month’s fraud, waste, and abuse cases.

Trusty Tip refreshes us all on Sonal’s compliant Covid19 vaccine coding and billing recommendations for Pfizer, Moderna, and soon-to-be FDA-approved or EUA for Janssen Pharmaceutica.

Spark inspires us all to strive for greatness thru service from the wise words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Go ahead and listen, subscribe, rate and review!

Now on: Anchor: http://anchor.fm/sonal-patel5

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6hcJAHHrqNLo9UmKtqRP3X

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast/id1530442177 

Breaker: https://www.breaker.audio/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast

Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/tcwfkshx

Radio Public: https://radiopublic.com/paint-the-medical-picture-podcast-WRZvAw

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzNUxmYdIU_U8I5hP91Kk7A

If you would like to reach out for Sonal’s consulting services, please contact her directly at: sonalpatel@nexsenpruet.com

Find Sonal at Nexsen Pruet at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/professionals/sonal-patel

Find Sonal’s Services at: https://www.nexsenpruet.com/about-us/npcoding360

Find Sonal on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonapate

Find Nexsen Pruet Healthcare on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nexsen-pruet-health-care/