OIG Workplan – August 2019 Update
- Office of Inspector General
- All Healthcare Organizations
The Office of Inspector General (OIG) released its August 2019 Workplan update. Below is a selection of update topics of interest to hospitals and other healthcare organizations.
- Medicare Payments of Positive Airway Pressure Devices for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Without Conducting a Prior Sleep Study: An OIG analysis of the 2017 Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT) program for positive airway pressure (PAP) device payments shows potential overpayments of $566 million. Claims for PAP devices …