Healthcare News & Insights

Court decision could speed RAC appeals process

The appeals process for Medicare payments is a big headache for hospitals right now. But a recent court ruling could make life easier if your facility is waiting for a resolution for any claim denials. 

What’s next for the RAC program?

The Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) program is picking up speed again. But this time around, there are changes to give hospitals a break. 

CMS updates audit guidelines for RACs

For hospitals looking for news about future audits from the feds, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released new details about its Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) program.

RAC audits: AHA calls for a federal investigation

The American Hospital Association (AHA) is imploring the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) to investigate the inaccuracy of recovery audit contractors (RACs).