PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE:
Proposed New Rule Concerning the Medicaid Recovery Audit Contractor Program
May 22, 2012
10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Health and Human Services Commission
Lone Star Conference Room
11209 Metric Blvd.
Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) will conduct a public hearing to receive comments on the proposed new rule §354.1451 under Title 1, Part 15, Chapter 354, Subchapter B, Medicaid Recovery Audit Contractor Program.
The Medicaid Recovery Audit Contractor Program is being established to comply with §1902(a)(42) of the Social Security Act and 42 Code of Federal Regulations Part 455, to promote the integrity of the Medicaid program. The rule will establish a program in which HHSC contracts with one or more recovery audit contractors to identify underpayments and overpayments under the Medicaid program and recover the overpayments for services provided under the Medicaid State Plan or under any waiver of the Medicaid State Plan.
Written Comments. Written comments on the proposed new rule may be submitted to Deborah Keyser, Special Projects Lead, Medicaid/Children’s Health Insurance Program Division, HHSC, at PO Box 13247, MC-H390, Austin, Texas 78711, FAX 512-491-1957, email@example.com within 30 days of publication of this proposal in the Texas Register.
People requiring Americans with Disabilities Act accommodation, auxiliary aids or services should call Leigh A. Van Kirk at 512-491-2813 at least 72 hours before the hearing so appropriate arrangements can be made.