CMS Says New Contractors Will Help Improve Medicaid Audits
April 19, 2017
CMS says that putting in place new Unified Program Integrity Contractors will help the agency improve its communication with states about Medicaid program integrity, but the Government Accountability Office says it is too soon to tell how and whether the new contractors will address issues such as the burden collaborative audits impose on state staff and communication issues surrounding those audits. However, GAO says there are opportunities for CMS to build on its Medicaid program integrity work and enhance that...
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