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Medicaid Program Integrity: New Federal Anti-Fraud Effort Raises Issues and Opportunities

With far-reaching implications for states, providers, and health plans, the Deficit Reduction Act (DRA) dramatically increased the role of the federal government to combat Medicaid fraud and abuse. Together with a substantial increase in funding for federal contractors and staff, the DRA gives the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) new, potentially massive authority in areas previously managed...

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