TITLE

Full implementation of RAC program in 2010

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;May2008, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Recovery Audit Contractors (RAC) demonstration program in the U.S. It states that it started in March, 2005, and will run until March, 2008. The program will be permanent and will expand across the nation by not later than January 1, 2010. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will announce the companies who are chosen to be permanent RACs for the four regions. The CMS has also made improvements to the RAC program.
ACCESSION #
31872279

 

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