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CMS also suspended Medicare’s FFS claims payment adjustment through December. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that the suspended sequestration payment adjustment of 2 percent –  which applied to all Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) claims from May 1 through Dec. 31, 2020, later extended through March 21, 2021…
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CMS said this week that its efforts have led to a $15 billion reduction in problematic claims. The incidence of improper payments by healthcare providers has declined for a fourth consecutive year, federal officials announced this week.  The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) estimated in a press release…