Medicare Audit Improvement Act

RACs recoil against bills


Independent Medicare auditors are criticizing two measures that would put stricter controls on Recovery Audit Contractors.

Senate takes up bill to improve Medicare audits, address RAC concerns


A new Senate bill addresses provider concerns over the Medicare audit process, including the role of Recovery Audit Contractors. The House is also considering a version of the "Medicare Audit Improvement Act of 2013," which lawmakers originally introduced in October 2012 and reintroduced in March.