Providers Must Report Medicare Overpayments Going Back Six, Not 10 Years


Tony Maida commented on bright spots for providers in the new final rule for returning Medicare overpayments. For example, he said, the earlier proposed rule outlined a reporting method that was largely paper based, burdensome and not commonly used by providers. Mr. Maida, a former deputy chief at HHS’s Office of the Inspector General, advised CMS on the proposed and final rules.