Federal Agencies and Publications

 

The Federal Register

The daily publication containing proposed regulations, final regulations, official federal agency notices and other important governmental documents.

 

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

The Ambulance Services Center of the federal agency that oversees the Medicare and Medicaid programs and related reimbursement issues.

 

Office of Inspector General (OIG)

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General (OIG) is the federal agency that issues advisory opinions and provides other guidance and information regarding compliance with and enforcement of federal health care fraud and abuse laws.

 

Office of Civil Rights (OCR)

the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) oversees enforcement of the HIPAA Privacy Rule.