Improper Payment Rates and Additional Data

National CERT Improper Payment Rate by Reporting Year

Reporting Year1

Total Expenditures (B)

Improper Payment Rate2

95% Improper Payment Rate Confidence Interval

Improper Payment Amount (B)

2012

$349.7

8.5%

8.1% - 8.9%

$29.6

2013

$357.4

10.1%

9.5% - 10.7%

$36.0

2014

$360.2

12.7%

11.9% - 13.5%

$45.8

2015

$358.35

12.09%

11.4% - 12.7%

$43.33

2016

$373.65

11.00%

10.2% - 11.8%

$41.08

2017

$380.76

9.51%

8.9% - 10.1%

$36.21

2018

$389.30

8.12%

7.6% - 8.6%

$31.62

2019

$398.62

7.25%

6.9% - 7.6%

$28.91

2020

$410.81

6.27%

5.8% - 6.7%

$25.74

1 Each reporting year contains claims submitted July 1 two years before the report through June 30 one year before the report. For example, reporting year 2019 contains claims submitted July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018.

2 Adjusted for A/B rebilling

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