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Minimum Data Set information identifying providers will be shared with health plans to fight fraud, CMS announces

Minimum Data Set information identifying providers will be shared with health plans to fight fraud, CMS announces

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To combat fraud and abuse, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services plans to make provider-specific Minimum Data Set information available to health plans, according to a notice in Wednesday's Federal Register. The MDS is one of 23 records systems that would be affected by the new "routine use" defined by CMS.