Medicare RAC Contracts Named
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) has named its new Medicare Recovery Audit Contractors (RAC). Three contractors will perform post-payment review of Medicare Part A and B fee-for-service claims for all provider types other than home health/hospice and Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS). The contractors are Performant Recovery Inc. in Region 1, Cotivit LLC in Regions 2 and 3, and HMS Federal Solutions in Region 4. In addition, Performant Recovery will perform post-payment review of home health/hospice and DMEPOS claims nationally.
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