Avoiding Medicare Audits Assignment
One of the recommendations for avoiding the pain of a Medicare audit is to put a plan in place to ensure that the organization is following best practices for creating and submitting claims. Read through the Five Things You Need to Know about Medicare Audits (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. (https://www.webpt.com/blog/post/5-things-you-need-know-about-medicare-audits) article. Then imagine that you, as an HIM Professional, were asked to put together a similar plan. In a four-paragraph Word document, identify steps you would implement to minimize the chance of being subjected to a Medicare audit. Name the file “MedicareAudit”
Once you get into the literature, you may find there is very little research to support your topic and you will have to start all over again. Remember, in order for this to be an evidence-based project, you must have enough evidence to introduce this as a practice change. If you find that you do not have enough supporting evidence to change a practice, then further research would need to be conducted.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.