AMA members are advised to be cautious when following advice on Medicare billing from online advice forums. Recent reports in the media have highlighted the risks that GPs are taking by following the advice of individuals claiming to be experts on Medicare. Some of this information may be incorrect and could lead to non-compliance.
doctorportal Learning features a Medicare Billing Compliance accredited self-paced online learning module where you can gain critical insights on Medicare compliance regulations and legislation, procedures and record keeping obligations.
The free module contains six key topics areas addressing information on the role of compliance in the Medicare system, relevant regulations and legislation, obligations with regards to claiming under Medicare, and processes and procedures should payments be non-compliant after a compliance activity. CPD points are awarded following completion of the module.