Expert witness ambulatory surgery center billing
Expert witness ambulatory surgery center billing quoted in allergy test overbilling investigation. Michael Arrigo interviewed by journalists at National Public Radio (NPR) for broadcast on Morning Edition on October 29, 2018: Michael Arrigo, Managing Partner of No World Borders and an Expert Witness was interviewed by Kaiser Health News and National Public Radio. click below to hear the interview and read the story.
Expert witness ambulatory surgery center billing and allergy testing must be able to evaluate national charges and regionally adjusted charges. Place of service was an issue in this investigation because the test involved no surgical procedure and the place of service code was ‘office’ yet the bill apparently included a facility fee using the Ambulatory Procedure Code (APC) system normally reserved for surgical procedures at an ambulatory surgery center.