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Audit (A-06-14-00027)

03-07-2014
Medicare Compliance Reviews at Hospitals in Christus Health System

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Summary

Selected hospitals within the Christus Health System (the Hospitals) (operating in Texas and Louisiana) did not fully comply with Medicare inpatient billing requirements for 216 of the 300 short-stay claims we reviewed. Based on our sample results, we estimated that the Hospitals received at least $3.3 million in overpayments from Medicare.

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