TITLE

Beware of the Deficit Reduction Act

AUTHOR(S)
Cona, Jennifer B.
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Oct2006, Vol. 55 Issue 10, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the passage of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 (DRA) that aims to reduce Medicaid fraud in the U.S. It cites the impact of the increase in the look-back period in the DRA on healthcare facilities. The law also postpones the start date for a penalty period based on asset transfers. The DRA became effective in January 2006.
ACCESSION #
23077346

 

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