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Audit (A-09-12-02056)

Washington State Claimed a Small Amount of Unallowable Medicaid Reimbursement for Home Health Services That Exceeded the Maximum Allowable Number of Reimbursable Visits

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The Washington State Health Care Authority claimed $41,000 in unallowable Federal Medicaid reimbursement for home health services that exceeded the maximum allowable number of reimbursable visits for specialized therapy, skilled nursing, and home health aide services. The overpayments were the difference between the paid and maximum reimbursable amounts for the services.

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