Skip Navigation Change Font Size

Audit (A-01-12-00518)

06-25-2013
Medicare Part B and Beneficiaries Paid for Xolair That Jurisdiction 14 Physicians Discarded Without Documentation

Complete Report

Download the complete report

Adobe® Acrobat® is required to read PDF files.

Summary

Medicare Part B and its beneficiaries paid an estimated $69,000 for Xolair that Jurisdiction 14 physicians discarded without documentation in calendar year 2010. The physician practices in our sample that billed for undocumented discard were unaware of the requirement to document discard in the medical record.

Copies can also be obtained by contacting the Office of Public Affairs at Public.Affairs@oig.hhs.gov.

I'm Looking For

Let's start by choosing a topic

Exclusions Database Report Fraud
Newsletter Sign Up Envelop Graphic

Stay up to date on the latest OIG news and opinions

Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services | 330 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20201