HFMA Supports Technical Noncompliance Bill

March 2014
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Mar2014, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p16
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The article focuses on the Stark Administrative Simplification Act, a House bill introduced by U.S. Representative Charles Boustany, that aims to reduce the uncertainty and costs providers face under federal fraud and abuse laws for errors stemming from unintentional human error. Topics discussed include the definition of technical noncompliance under the bill, and a letter of support for the bill sent to Congress by Joseph J. Fifer, president of the Healthcare Financial Management Association.


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