When a healthcare organization enters into a corporate integrity agreement there are a variety of outside auditing activities the government may require independent review organizations to conduct. Ankura has served in nearly every capacity of an independent review organization and is the leading provider of these services in the country. Ankura’s team has effective approaches to monitoring projects which satisfy healthcare organizations as well as regulators.
Ankura staff have successfully served as members of independent review organization teams related to claims review, physician arrangements, risk evaluation and mitigation, compliance program structural assessment, and quality reviewers. Ankura staff have also served as consultants to boards of directors who occasionally have special duties under corporate integrity agreements and other federal settlement agreements.