The ZPICs are Coming!

In an effort to strengthen its fraud and abuse activities, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has begun awarding contracts to Zone Program Integrity Contractors (ZPICs). There will be seven ZPICs: Zone 1 ZPIC: California, Nevada, American Samoa, Guam, Hawaii, and the Mariana Islands. Zone 2 ZPIC: Alaska, Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho, Wyoming,…