Don’t Let COVID-19 Waivers, Skilled Care Requirements Be an Audit Problem

By Caralyn Davis, Staff Writer - November 02, 2020

“Now that CMS has given Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) the green light to begin resuming the Medicare Part A audit process, providers should consider the eventuality of waiver-related claims being audited,” says Robin Hillier, CPA, STNA, LNHA, RAC-MT. 

In this article, review some tips that can help nurse assessment coordinators (NACs) prepare for key waiver-related claims audits, as well as help them defend a Part A skilled level of care.