April 26, 2011

CMS Reports $365.8 Million in Improper Payments

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The Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) program has identified $365.8 million in improper payments in the period from October of 2009 through the end of March 2011. From this number, $313.2 million were overpayments and $52.6 million were underpayments that were returned to providers, according to an update on the CMS website under "Recent Updates." 2011 FFS Newsletter"

 

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