CMS Releases Updated Medicaid RAC Info

Sep 26, 2012 | Uncategorized

CMS Releases Updated Medicaid RAC InfonnThe Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released an updated interactive map containing information about each state’s Medicaid Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) program. The Affordable Care Act requires each state to have a RAC program aimed at identifying and recovering overpayments and identifying underpayments made to Medicaid providers. States are at various stages of implementing their programs. For those that have selected RACs, the map includes detailed information, including the name and contact information of the RAC medical director. It also contains information about the contingency fee paid to the RAC.