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Getting audited? Speak up

February 1, 2013Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

WATERLOO, Iowa - Like so many other segments of the HME industry, orthotists and prosthetists are getting hammered by audits. “It's happening all across the country by hired guns, if you will, that are administering policy with so little oversight,” said Dennis Clark, president of the Orthotics and Prosthetics Group of America (OPGA), a division of the VGM Group. OPGA recently launched, an initiative to collect either written or video testimony from independent...

Medicare, Office of Inspector General (OIG), Orthotic & Prosthetic Group of America (OPGA), Speak4OandP

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O&P advocates launch auditing initiative

January 29, 2013HME News Staff

WATERLOO, Iowa - Orthotic and Prosthetic Group of America (OPGA) is spearheading a new initiative designed to help independent orthotic and prosthetic practitioners fight for “greater transparency and oversight of CMS independent audit contractors,” according to a press release. The initiative, called “Speak4OandP,” is an online platform for orthotic and prosthetic practitioners to tell their stories about the negative impact audits are having on business, the release...

Audit, CMS, Contractor, Orthotic & Prosthetic Group of America (OPGA), Orthotics, Prosthetics, Speak4OandP

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