MedAssure™ provides defense cost coverage for attorney and audit fees incurred in response to actions or proceedings resulting from Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) audit findings, as well as payment for potential fines and penalties. Coverage includes defense costs and civil fines and penalties for HIPAA, STARK and EMTALA proceedings from government agencies, commercial payors and qui tam plaintiffs as well as medical board disciplinary proceedings.

Healthcare providers including hospitals, physicians, practices, solo practitioners and any other provider or supplier that bills Medicare Parts A and B are faced with the reality that the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) audits have spread nationwide. A vital part of the proposed health care reform targets an estimated $60 billion a year in medical fraud.