New Rules Make it Easier for CMS to Revoke Medicare Enrollment

On December 3, 2014, CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner announced several new rules aimed at strengthening oversight of Medicare providers and protecting the Medicare Trust Fund. These rules could have a significant impact on Medicare providers that are currently involved in Medicare audits. The CMS press release states that the “new safeguards are designed to prevent physicians and other providers with unpaid debt from re-entering Medicare, remove providers with patterns or practices of abusive billing, and implement other provisions to help… Read More >