AuditKey Offers Sneak Peak at Benchmarking Report

Prototype of the audit survey data shows a variety of ways providers can compare their audit performance to the industry.

The Audit Key survey program, which surveys the impact of Medicare claims audits on provides, is showing a sneak peak at one its new benefits: a benchmarking report.

The latest round of the survey started on Jan. 15, and brought with it a new benefit for providers that participate in two consecutive rounds of the program: access to a benchmark report that allows them to see how their company compares to other participants.

The report helps participants compare their audit performance with aggregate results to see how they stack up against national averages on topics such as DME MAC prepay audit denials, or new patients subject to audits in selected categories.

A 10-page prototype of the report, available at, An example of one of the pages:

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