Understanding Medicare compliance audits

$149.00


You are legally responsible for services billed under your provider number! Don’t make any more mistakes and sign up now for our short course that will teach you to navigate through Medicare compliance audits like an expert.

1.5 hours
Online

Description

What is this about?

We want you to become an expert on the world of Medicare compliance audits, and our short course will help you on your way. We will cover multiple topics such as:

Administrative penalties
New debt recovery laws
Shared debt recovery scheme
Record keeping under the MBS
Privacy
Compliance

This course is designed to be easy to understand and leave the leaner with the best possible information to navigate the world of Medicare compliance Audits.

Who wrote this course?

Karen O’Mullane

Karen O’Mullane is one of the most experienced medico-legal advisors in Australia, having represented Doctors including those under investigation for incorrect Medicare billing and professional misconduct for 20 years. Karen had a significant background in general, psychiatric and midwifery nursing before being admitted as a solicitor in 1998. Karen then commenced work as a medico-legal advisor and claims manager with the Medical Defence Union. In 2000, Karen moved across to United Medical Protection as a solicitor. Her practice was broad and covered a variety of jurisdictions including civil, professional conduct, coronial inquests, Medicare and medico-legal advice. Karen remained with United Medical Protection through provisional liquidation and later Avant until July 2018. In 2015, Karen became the Head of Practice, Claims, NSW where she was responsible for ensuring the State based claims team maintained a high standard of customer service in the provision of claims, medico-legal and support services to Avant and its members. Karen is one of the most experienced medico-legal advisors in Australia, having represented Doctors including those under investigation for incorrect Medicare billing and professional misconduct.

Time Commitment:

1.5 hours, self-paced

Cost:

$149

Mode of Delivery:

Online

Details

What the course covers

This short course will guide you on how compliance activities have been carried out, how to protect taxpayer funds and how to provide assurance that Medicare payments are claimed appropriately.

How the course is conducted

This course has been designed to be completely independent and self-paced meaning there is no need for intervention from a trainer.

Assessments

Short Q&A and MCQ.

You are allowed to go back and forth in the courses and re-do quizzes multiple times