There’s an astounding increase in every possible type of Medicare audit – one of which is the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) audit.  It’s a good idea to keep abreast of all the resources available. Check out RACmonitor and its monthly podcast. The site is an online news and information source designed to help healthcare providers make informed decisions for their organizations on the activities of third party contract auditors, such as the Recovery Audit Contractors, and governmental auditors such as those with the Office of Inspector General within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).