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OIG to Investigate Hospital Payments in 2013
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Federal health investigators say they are launching 112 new investigations as part of their 2013 work plan, 8 of which deal with programs authorized under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The 148-page Office of Inspector General Work Plan 2013, issued annually by the Office of Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, highlights 25 projects that examine the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services payment policies to hospitals under Part A and Part B, 11 of which are new.