Medicare Contractor Background
The Medicare Program is the federal health care program designed to insure the elderly and the disabled. The Program is administered by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) under the umbrella of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). While CMS and HHS are both federal agencies, the actual administration of the Medicare Program is left...Read More
On March 27, 2017, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) posted a 52 page comprehensive document entitled, “Measuring Compliance Program Effectiveness: A Resource Guide.” The Resource Guide can be found here. The Resource Guide provides seven program elements and hundreds of metrics that organizations can utilize to measure the effectiveness of their compliance programs.
Every organization...Read More