CMS declined to elaborate on the extent of the audit program. According to its website, those who will be audited will receive a letter. In order to prepare for a potential audit, providers should retain all relevant supporting documentation for attestation in either paper or electronic format, according to CMS.
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CMS to Begin Meaningful Use AuditsWritten by Kathleen Roney | July 25, 2012
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