Health Information Management

Pay-per-view: RAC audits are not just an inpatient issue

APCs Insider, December 3, 2010

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Although a lot of attention is being given to the RACs’ focus on diagnosis-related groups (DRG) validation and other inpatient audits, outpatient facilities and physician practices should not overlook the importance of RAC preparation.

If you aren’t preparing for the RACs now, you should be, says Peggy Stilley, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I, COBGC, ACS-OB, director of auditing services at the American Academy of Professional Coders in Salt Lake City.

Continue reading “RAC audits are not just an inpatient issue” on the HCPro website. Briefings on APCs subscriber have free access to this article in the December issue.



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