Medicare And Medicaid Certification

Providers could be removed from Medicare and Medicaid for obstructing audits under newly proposed rule

Providers could be removed from Medicare and Medicaid for obstructing audits under newly proposed rule

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Long-term care providers who obstruct audits soon could have their Medicare and Medicaid certifications revoked, according to a newly proposed rule from a top federal watchdog. The Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General has created a rule to implement this ACA provision, which was published Friday in the Federal Register.