Kim Brandt on What’s New at CMS [Podcast]

Compliance Perspectives show

Summary: <a href=""></a><br> <a href=""></a><br> By Adam Turteltaub<br><br> Kim Brandt is a familiar voice and face for the compliance community, having worked at both CMS and in the Senate for well over a decade.  Currently she serves as the Principal Deputy Administrator for Policy and Operations at the <a href="">Centers for Medicare &amp; Medicaid Services</a> (CMS).<br> In this podcast she shares the latest on what CMS is doing and what compliance professionals need to consider. Listen in as she shares:<br> <br> * The emphasis on patients over paperwork<br> * CMS’s efforts to reduce the regularly burden, which has already led to a 20% decrease in new manual pages<br> * New, simplified documentation requirements<br> * Revised proof of delivery requirements<br> * How CMS is meeting the opioid epidemic<br> * A focus on targeted probes and education<br> * A new emphasis on outreach to and hearing from the provider community, including an <a href="">RFI on Stark Law</a>.<br> <br>