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The Liability Risks of Failing to Report Tests of Dubious Medical Necessity

by | Feb 22, 2021

What should your lab do if providers order tests that clearly don’t meet coverage criteria for medically necessary coverage criteria? A recent settlement involving Cordant Health Solutions charges of falsely billing Medicare for medically unnecessary urine drug tests offers perspective on this question. The Case The allegations stem from events that happened in New England […]

What should your lab do if providers order tests that clearly don’t meet coverage criteria for medically necessary coverage criteria? A recent settlement involving Cordant Health Solutions charges of falsely billing Medicare for medically unnecessary urine drug tests offers perspective on this question. The Case The allegations stem from events that happened in New England […]

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