While CMS has not directly addressed the status of these bid protests, a search of the GAO bid protest docket shows a total of two bid protests filed by Performant Recovery Inc. The first, B-410999.1 was filed on January 6, 2015 and the second B-410999.2 was filed on February 17, 2015. Both cases have been decided as of February 23, 2015 and are listed with an outcome of dismissed.
- Withdrawn – the protest was removed by the protester
- Denied – the GAO found no merit in the protest, or
- Sustained – the GAO agrees with the argument of the protest.
(See: http://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Monitoring-Programs/Medicare-FFS-Compliance-Programs/Recovery-Audit-Program/Recent_Updates.html & http://www.gao.gov/docket/B-410999.2 & http://www.gao.gov/docket/B-410999.1)