Coordinating External Requests for Information in the Compliance Office

Cornelia Dorfschmid | October 2008

The need for organization-wide strategies for coordination of requests for data, records, and patient information has taken higher priority in the Compliance Office these days.  Despite increased automation and software tools available to compliance officers, the handling of particular external requests for information warrants a fresh look.

About the Author

Dr. Cornelia M. Dorfschmid has over 30 years of private and government sector experience in health care compliance consulting, the majority of which was in management and executive capacities. She is a recognized expert in the areas of claims auditing, overpayment analysis and risk management and corporate health care compliance.