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Is it possible to make FWA Prevention exciting?

[fa icon="calendar'] Fri, Oct 12, 2018 / by Becky Templeton posted in FWA

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Fraud, Waste and Abuse Compliance

For some reason, it seems people think fraud, waste and abuse prevention compliance is difficult.  While it is boring and it clearly has some scary ramifications when not followed, it’s actually very simple and fairly easy to implement.  In this article, we will discuss why having a FWA prevention compliance program is important, things you can do to get started, examples of other people who thought they didn’t need to have all their FWA items in place and the issues they got into and some solutions to keep you from getting into hot water with Medicare and OIG.

 

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NEW Fraud, Waste & Abuse changes could cost you Medicare reimbursements!

[fa icon="calendar'] Mon, Oct 28, 2013 / by Jenny Schell posted in FWA

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Fraud, Waste, & Abuse Changes 2013Could one of your employees cost you all your Medicare reimbursements? As of September 1st, new Fraud, Waste & Abuse changes say ... YES!

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5 Key Points Your Pharmacy Needs to Comply With FWA

[fa icon="calendar'] Mon, Dec 10, 2012 / by Jeff Hedges posted in FWA

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Medicare Part D Fraud, Waste and Abuse attestation is one of the easiest Federal requirements to comply with. This program was implemented in 2006 and every pharmacy has had to certify each year since.  Fraud, Waste & Abuse

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