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Inovalon is requesting “full chart” patient records as part of an audit on behalf of various health insurers.

Update on Inovalon risk adjustment audits of practitioners

Recommendations for members who have received Inovalon audit requests for Anthem BCBS and other companies.
Make sure you know what to do if you learn of or suspect a breach.

Are you aware of HIPAA breach notification standards?

Make sure you know what to do if you learn of or suspect a breach.
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APAPO continues Medicare payment reform advocacy

Letter and meeting with CMS focused on addressing issues that continuously lower reimbursement for psychological services.

Research roundup: Mindfulness-based stress reduction

This issue focuses on recent research related to moderators of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) intervention effectiveness.

New fact sheet for psychologists and patients on maintaining a heart-healthy lifestyle

APA members can order a packet of 50 of this and other fact sheets on topics such as sleep, weight control, diabetes and chronic pain online from the Psychology Help Center.
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