Practice self-assessment checklist - Billing Assurance Toolkit

Helps you to identify your practice’s strengths and areas for improvement in its Medicare assurance approach.

Question 1: Does your practice have a positive compliance culture?

Consider whether your practice:

Question 2: Does your practice have a designated person or persons whose role includes managing Medicare billing assurance?

Consider whether your practice has a person/s whose role is to:

Question 3: Does your practice have a Medicare billing assurance approach?

Consider whether your practice has documented policies and procedures (available online or in hard-copy format) that:

Question 4: Do the health professionals in your practice have a good understanding of your practice’s Medicare billing assurance approach?

Consider whether the health professionals in your practice have been informed about:

Question 5: Does your practice have clear communication channels for reporting Medicare billing assurance issues?

Consider whether:

Question 6: Does your practice have strategies in place to address possible incorrect billing under Medicare?

Consider whether your practice has strategies in place to:

Page last updated: 25 January 2016

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