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Industry Note: OIG To Examine Statistical Sampling


- Published on Thu, Mar 01, 2018
A Medicare contractor audit that uses statistical sampling can strike fear into providers' hearts, as damaging - often door-closing - overpayments may be assessed based on a small number of claim reviews. The HHS Office of inspector General is tackling the topic of statistical sampling in a newly announced Work Plan topic. "Medicare program integrity contractors are authorized to use [...]


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