CMS Issues Final Rule on Medicare Overpayments

Carl J. Pucci in Finance & Reimbursement

CMS has issued a final rule which requires Medicare A and B Providers to report and return overpayments within 60 days after identification. The rule, effective March 14, 2016, will have a look-back period of six years.

Attached is AHCA’s announcement of the final rule, together with background information and analysis of key provisions. Members should continue to follow AHCA’s website for further details.


Carl J. Pucci
Director, Finance & Reimbursement
518-462-4800 x36