After a short delay, the Department of Health and Human Services’ (DHHS)
roll-out of the recovery audit contractor (“RAC”) program will be implemented in
all states by the year 2010. As of March 1, 2009, the four national RACs have
commenced information requests in approximately two-thirds of the states. This
article provides a brief overview of the demonstration program, the common
mistakes providers make in their claims, steps providers should take to prepare
for a RAC audit, and post-audit best practices.
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