Can a ZPIC Audit Result in Medicare Fraud Charges?

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ZPIC Audit Paperwork

Defense Attorneys Protecting Professionals from ZPIC Audit and Medicare Fraud Charges OBERHEIDEN LAW GROUP Former Medicare Prosecutors & Defense Counsel Every year, Zone Program Integrity Contractors (ZPICs) conduct thousands of audits of Medicare claims.  ZPICs work closely with the U.S. Attorney’s Office and their audits can result in civil or criminal Medicare fraud investigations.  Because…

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How to Prevail in ZPIC Audit and Appeals

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ZPIC Audit

Health Care Attorneys Providing Legal Counsel for the ZPIC Audit and Appeals Process OBERHEIDEN LAW GROUP Former Medicare Prosecutors & Defense Counsel What is a ZPIC? In order to survive a ZPIC audit one must first understand what a ZPIC is.  A Zone Program Integrity Contractor, or ZPIC, is an entity created by CMS with…

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Choosing an Experienced ZPIC Audit Attorney

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ZPIC audit

Experienced Attorneys Providing Legal Defense for Health Care Professionals During ZPIC Audits OBERHEIDEN LAW GROUP Former Medicare Prosecutors & Defense Counsel The most dangerous thing about ZPIC audits is to underestimate them. More than occasionally, clients contact the attorneys of the Oberheiden Law Group with a request for help with a Medicare investigation that is…

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What Medicare Providers Need to Know About RAC

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Medicare Doctor

OBERHEIDEN LAW GROUP Former Medicare Prosecutors & Defense Counsel Experienced Fraud Defense Lawyers Assisting Medicare Providers with RAC The Medicare Modernization Act of 2003 required the implementation of the Recovery Audit Program within the realm of Medicare Fee For Service.  This initial requirement was for demonstration purposes only and was used to determine if Recovery…

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