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OIG: Current Provider Databases Present Vulnerabilities for CMS

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The Office of  Inspector General reviewed individual provider data in both the NPPES and PECOS databases. They found that the Medicare provider data were often inacurate, inconsistent or incompplete. They concluded that the current state of provider data along with insufficient oversight place the integrity of the Medicare program at risk. 

Read the complete report here


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