Safeguard Services tapped for UPIC contract

Thursday, February 2, 2017

CAMP HILL, Pa. – SafeGuard Services has been awarded the Unified Program Integrity Contractor (UPIC) for the Northeastern Jurisdiction. UPICs are new CMS contractors that will be replacing the functions of: Zone Program Integrity Contractor (ZPIC), Program Safeguard Contractor (PSC), and Medicaid Integrity Contractor (MIC). The Northeastern Jurisdiction consists of the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington DC.  


The UPIC Contract with Safeguard Services commenced Oct. 26th, 2016.  That is no longer "news."