Update from Research Billing Compliance

Documenting the details of research participation in the electronic medical record (EMR) generally benefits study participants and clinical research billing. Partners affiliates are expected to order clinical research encounters and associated services in the participant’s EMR. In rare circumstances, investigators…

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Update from Research Billing Compliance

In March 2017, a change was made to the default charge routing logic in the Epic Research Billing Review (RBR). Prior to this change, charges for services associated with (or “linked” to) research would default to the “Study-Related – Bill…

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Update from Research Billing Compliance

As of March 2017- Research Billing Compliance have reinstated their Internal Routine Audit program: one study will be selected at random and a second will be selected based on a targeted risk analysis. Study teams will be directly contacted, requested…

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Update from Research Billing Compliance

As of March 2017- Medicare Coverage Analysis (MCA) meetings for Qualifying studies have commenced since Epic go-live. Research Billing Compliance will contact study team to schedule a review of the Partner’s MCA, study budget, consent, and BWH workflow requirements.

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