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Medicare claim auditors blast hospital protection bills

(AP photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
(AP photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Congress is considering two bills that could put curbs on the independent auditing contractors who try to find evidence of fraud and abuse in Medicare providers' bills.

Rep. Sam Graves, R-Mo., introduced H.R. 1250, the Medicare Audit Improvement Act of 2013 bill, in March.

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