Handling a RAC Request: 8 Key Things You...

This is the second in a three-part series on RAC: Recovery Audit Contractors. Beginning in October of last year, the four Recovery Audit Contractors swung into action in the following states: Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, Michigan, Indiana, Minnesota, South Carolina, Florida, New Mexico, Colorado, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah...

Five Steps to the RAC Appeals Process by...

This is the final installment in our three-part series on RAC: Recovery Audit Contractors. In Part One, we provided you with a step-by-step guide to get ready for RAC. In Part Two, we discussed the eight things you should know about handling a RAC request. In this final article, we will explain the five-step appeals process. RAC audits are designed to identify improper Medicare payments...