PEPPER Assists in Billing Best Practices to Reduce Improper Medicare Payments

Posted on Monday, January 11, 2016 11:22 AM

PEPPER is sponsored by CMS to provide a three year summary of an HHA’s Medicare billing practices. The Medicare report summarizes provider-specific Medicare claims for services identified as vulnerable to improper payments. The following areas at risk for improper Medicare payments are average case mix, average number of episodes, episodes with five or six visits, non-LUPA payments and outlier payments. For the full article, click here.

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