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No ‘Certification’ from Admission Signature (access required)

A hospital loses $36,000 in Medicaid payments for instances in which physicians failed to certify that inpatient admissions were medically necessary; a mere signature by a physician on an admission form is not the certification required under the Provider Agreement, and the Court of Appeals upholds the Department of Medical Assistance’s retraction of payments. A 2011 ...

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