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GAO calls for improvements to Medicare contractor postpayment review process
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2014

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a report entitled "Medicare Program Integrity: Increased Oversight and Guidance Could Improve


OIG finds Medicare contractors lax on Medicare vulnerabilities associated with EHR use
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2014

The OIG has issued a report entitled “CMS and Its Contractors Have Adopted Few Program Integrity Practices to Address Vulnerabilities in EHRs,” which


DOJ tallies FY 2014 fraud recoveries
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2014

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has announced a record $5.69 billion in civil False Claims Act settlements and judgments for FY 2014, including


OIG assesses changes in Medicare mail order diabetes test strips market share
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2014

The HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) has released a report that examines the extent to which Medicare mail order market share for diabetes test


Justice department reports nearly $5 billion in False Claims Act recoveries for FY 2012
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2012

The Department of Justice recently announced that it secured a record $4.9 billion in settlements and judgments in civil fraud cases in FY 2012, including health care fraud recoveries totaling more than $3 billion


CMS announces "winners" of Medicare DMEPOS competitive bidding round 2National Mail order competition
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • April 16 2013

On April 9, 2013, CMS announced the names of 799 suppliers that have been awarded 3-year contracts under Round 2 of the Medicare durable medical


GAO examines effectiveness of ZPIC program integrity efforts
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • January 7 2014

A recent GAO report assesses the effectiveness of Medicare Zone Program Integrity Contractors (ZPICs) -- contractors that perform program integrity


DMEPOS competitive bidding rule delay
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2009

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published a notice announcing a delay in the effective date of its January 16, 2009 interim final rule with comment period implementing certain changes to the Medicare durable medical equipment, prosthetic, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS) competitive bidding program mandated by the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA


CMS announces Medicare DMEPOS bidding Round 1 Recompete contract suppliers
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2013

CMS has announced the names of 282 suppliers that have been awarded 3-year contracts under the Medicare DME, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies


CMS sequestration guidance for state surveyors, Medicare Part C & D plans
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2013

CMS has issued guidance to state survey agencies explaining adjustments CMS is making to survey and certification operations to "accommodate