• Overpayment Rule Proposed
  • February 29, 2012 | Author: Myla R. Reizen
  • Law Firm: Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrère & Denègre L.L.P. - Miami Office
  • On February 16, 2012, the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) published a proposed rule for providers and suppliers as described below concerning the reporting and returning of overpayments under the Medicare program. This proposed rule implements Section 6402(a) of U.S. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”) and will affect certain providers and suppliers. Comments to this rule are due by April 16, 2012.