CMS Issues Further Compliance Guidance for Providers on DRA Medicaid Education

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued additional guidance to providers regarding the education requirements of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 (DRA). The DRA requires entities receiving $5 million or more annually from Medicaid to establish written policies for all employees, contractors and agents (NAHC Report 2/1/06). These entities must provide detailed…