Medicaid RAC Cometh


As if Medicare Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs) aren’t enough to worry about, very soon providers and suppliers will be subject to Medicaid RACs as well. Section 6411 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act enlarged the jurisdiction of the RACs to include Medicaid Programs, by revising Section 1902(a)(42) of the Social Security Act and requiring States to establish RAC programs for their Medicaid Programs. Paul W. Kim of Ober|Kaler explains.

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