4 Things to Know about CMS’s DMEPOS Proposed Rule
Watch for streamlining of claims & new fee schedule determinations
6 must-dos before the bid window closes
Analyzing Recent Policy Developments
Continued engagement with policy makers is key in 2018
Is There a Future for Homecare Under Medicaid?
Possible federal funding cuts jeopardize care
In early October, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released new data which provides a wealth of information related to durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies...
Back to School, Recess is Over!
With August recess behind them, Congress returns to Washington, D.C. this month with a full agenda. Our challenge will be to get key industry policy objectives addressed by Congress. There are two top...
While Congress permanently fixed the perennial Medicare physician payment reform issue earlier this year, Congress has been consumed with a new and wide array of health and Medicare issues, including...
In December 2014, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) posted on the Web a "Frequently Asked Questions" (FAQ) document stating that when it implements its authority to apply bid rates...
Will nationwide application be a reality later this year?
In addition to changing rates in non-bid locations, CMS plans to lower certain rates based on regional calculations, all under the guise of streamlining the bid program
Major Medicare Payment Changes on the Horizon
Look for these modifications to take effect in 2015 and 2016
Policy discussions cement the move toward this trend
Answers to key questions about the legislation that will bring some relief to the bidding process