CMS has updated its guidance on ICD-10 claims auditing and quality reporting for Part B physician fee schedule claims, noting this past year's leniency period will expire Oct. 1, according to the American Hospital Association.
How inefficient communication technologies slow down providers and jeopardize the safety of patients
1:00pm - 2:00pm According to a new report issued by Imprivata, in collaboration with the Spyglass Consulting Group, 95% of hospitals believe clinical communication is inefficient during patient discharge planning. For care providers, every second counts and being able to communicate efficiently can make a huge difference in the successful treatment of a patient. The report reiterates an unfortunate truth -- some care settings are burdened…
Check Your Privilege: How a Small Percentage of Users can Jeopardize an Entire Organization
Imagine you’re a hacker. You want access to a specific company’s systems. Maybe you want to gain access to the IT infrastructure, maybe you want to change permissions to allow external …
How to do a Quality Audit and Track Improvements
Quality audits and continuous improvements are the road maps to satisfying customer expectations for a great reputation and attracting new customers.
How to perform high-quality EBP audits
Employee benefit plan audits require specialized training and present significant regulatory risk. Following certain best practices can help practitioners deliver high-quality audits.
Why Use AI For Audits? 'The Mind Gets Trained To Have A Positive Bias'
The number of fraud examiners using artificial intelligence and machine learning to detect and deter fraud is expected to triple in the next two years.
5 Reasons Why Quality Audits Need To Become Routine In Manufacturing
Providing the highest quality to customers is the best way to success. Here are the top 5 reasons why quality audits should be routine for manufacturers.
15 Tips to Passing a Boeing D6-51991 Supplier Quality Audit
As a Boeing supplier, having CAD Validation software (and knowing how to use it) is just one check-box you need in order to pass your quality audit In knowing how to use CAD Validation software well, you will find there are secondary benefits that can help you improve your overall quality and manufacturing processes We have compiled 15 tips that will help demystify some key points…
How To Measure BIAS In Forecast
Forecast Bias Calculation and Formula. Preventing Bias in forecasting (Under or Over Forecasting) is essential to building an excellent supply chain.
What Is Unconscious Bias?
What is unconscious bias and how does it appear in the workplace?
What Is Confirmation Bias?
What is confirmation bias? Confirmation bias is the tendency of people to overvalue data that supports their own beliefs.
How to Keep Positivitity Bias From Sinking Your Software
We all look at software with rose-colored glasses, but when it comes to objectively measuring its quality, success, and more, metrics are king.
How AI Can End Bias
Harmful human bias—both intentional and unconscious—can be avoided with the help of artificial intelligence, but only if we teach it to play fair and constantly question the results.
How to combat bias in design consulting
The Moment team shares a few tactics they've used to help designers feel empowered to combat bias.
At Deloitte, the problems with audit quality and professionalism start at the top
A Deloitte Brazil whistleblower from 2002 is now one of 12 senior partners charged by the audit regulator with falsifying audit workpapers and covering up the lies.
How Advanced Technologies May Improve Audit Quality
An overwhelming number of finance leaders say their external audit benefits from the use of advanced technologies, like the cloud, artificial intelligence (AI), and data and analytics.
How unconscious bias may be hurting your business
An industry built around white men may be underserving clients who aren't
Profiting From Smaller Audits’ Quality — Part 10
This final article shows how CPAs should consider what type of auditing technology is the most cost-beneficial, considering a smaller reporting entity’s financial reporting system and engagement facts and circumstances.gement facts and circumstances.
How Gender Bias Creeps into Performance Reviews
Gender bias often factors into performance reviews and selection committees, making it more difficult for women to move into leadership.
How to eliminate bias in performance evaluations
Research suggests open-ended questions used in many performance evaluations can open the door to implicit bias on the part of the evaluator. Here are some ways to introduce specificity into managers' assessments.