CMS has selected five new recovery audit contractors (RACs) and established new rules. RAC audits will undoubtedly resume soon. Performant and Cotiviti were awarded contracts, along with HMS Federal Solutions.
WASHINGTON – Industry stakeholders caution HME providers against putting too much stock in CMS’s announcement last week that it will not initiate new audits as it transitions to new recovery audit contractors (RACs).
WASHINGTON – The Texas Medicaid program could have saved $2 million in the Dallas/Forth Worth area alone if it had used competitive bidding pricing for certain DME items in fiscal year 2011, according to a new study from the Office of Inspector General (OIG).