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General Question for the Week of June 8, 2020

General Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

Can you tell me the latest updates on the CMS Accelerated Payment Program?

Answer:

On April 26, 2020, CMS revealed it was bringing immediate changes to both the Accelerated Payment program and Advanced Payment Program. The Accelerated Payment program will undergo reevaluation while the Advanced Payment Program is now suspended. The agency had previously paid out over $100 billion to healthcare providers and suppliers.


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