Feds Begin Fingerprinting 'High Risk' Medicare Providers and Suppliers

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Apr 15, 2014 9:17 AM

Four years after Obamacare became law, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is notifying Medicare providers and suppliers of new fingerprint-based background checks.  Eventually, all individuals who hold a five percent or greater stake in a Medicare supplier or provider that is categorized as "high risk" will be subject to the requirement.