TITLE

CMS Restarts Parts of the RAC Program

AUTHOR(S)
Goedert, Joseph
PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Healthdatamanagement.com;8/5/2014, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) Program being restarted by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in August 2014. It notes that Lauren Aronson, director of the Office of Legislation at CMS, has informed congressional health staff members about the plan of CMS to modify contracts with current Recovery Auditors for certain number of Medicare fee-for-service claim reviews. It also cites the legislation concerning the Medicare RAC program.
ACCESSION #
97416362

 

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