Office of Inspector General Work Plan Announces New Focus

Following on the heels of reports by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG) and the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPac) raising questions about the delivery of hospice care in the nursing facility setting, the 2012 OIG Work Plan announces a new focus on hospice marketing practices and financial relationships with nursing facilities.

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