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$10 MILLION IN GRANTS AIMED AT ENROLLING AMERICAN INDIAN, ALASKA NATIVE KIDS IN HEALTH CARE TO BE AWARDED
TRIBES AND INDIAN HEALTH PROVIDERS URGED TO APPLY

Press release
As part of the Obama Administration's goal of reducing waste, fraud and abuse in Medicare, the Department of Health and Human Services and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) significantly revised and improved its calculations of Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) error rates in 2009, reflecting a more complete accounting of Medicare's improper payments than in past years.