OIG Finds Inappropriately Billed Hospice GIP, Urges Further Action by CMS

The Department of Health & Human Services  (HHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) has issued its most recent report examining hospice use of general inpatient care (GIP) (Hospices Inappropriately Billed Medicare Over $250 Million for General Inpatient Care — OEI-02-10-00491), as well as a podcast on the topic.  The OIG drew a random sample…