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Medicare Compliance & Reimbursement

Industry Note:

Keep Revalidation Information Safe from Cyber Attack

HIPAA requires that practices safeguard their patients’ protected health information (PHI), but Medicare wants to remind clinicians that their personal medical and billing information is important, too. CMS has compiled an MLN Booklet with tips and tools for Medicare clinicians who use the Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System (PECOS). The guidance, titled “Safeguard Your Identity and Privacy Using PECOS,” [...]