Published on 10/23/2020 by “NHCAA”
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking every action to ensure U.S. laboratories are fit to deliver reliable, accurate and timely patient test results for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) by confirming Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA) certifications are up- to-date. A recent record check by CMS resulted in the issuance of 171 cease and desist letters to facilities that did not have proper CLIA certifications in place. CLIA certification is impo...
Published on 6/1/2017 by “NHCAA”
It's that time of year again to start planning for NHCAA's Annual Training Conference (ATC). The 2020 Annual Training Conference will be moving to an online virtual format from November 17-20, 2020, providing the same great content, an Anti-Fraud Expo Hall, and networking opportunities.
Published on 9/30/2020 by “NHCAA”
The nominations are in and the winners have been selected! The 2020 award winners will be announced during our first-ever Virtual Annual Training Conference on Wednesday, November 18 at 11:00 a.m. ET for Investigation of the Year Award and SIRIS Investigation of the Year Award. Then on Thursday, November 19 at 11:00 a.m. ET for Excellence in Public Awareness and The NHCAA John Morris Volunteer Service Award. Please join us virtually in congratulating all the winners.
Published on 3/20/2020 by “NHCAA”
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, frauds and scams are emerging. Americans need to be aware that there are individuals attempting to profiteer from this emergency through online phishing scams, bogus door-to-door COVID-19 testing offers, falsely promising free care, and a host of other nefarious acts. NHCAA will continue to gather and post resources to help patients and anti-fraud professionals stay ahead of the fraud.