The Texas Division of Workers' Compensation is seeking input as it prepares to audit physicians who prescribe compound drugs as part of its medical quality review process. The division released its Medical Quality Review Calendar Year 2016 Annual Audit Plan on Feb. 23. The only review category listed in this year's plan is a that of the appropriateness of doctors' decisions and record keeping for prescribing compound medications. A separate draft document, titled Compound Medications Plan-Based Audit, states that the DWC will audit physicians who are listed as the pre...
Lisa DeRitis Nov 3, 2016 07:58 AM
How I wish that the DWC in California would perform similar audits of doctors who dispense, prescribe conpounds and have high rates of IMR's, where the denial is upheld.