Competitive Bidding Implementation Contractor (CBIC)

Palmetto GBA
2743 Perimeter Pkwy, Suite 200–400
Augusta, GA
(877) 577-5331

Common Electronic Data Interchange (CEDI)

National Government Services (NGS)
(866) 311-9184

Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT)

Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT)

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
7500 Security Blvd.
Baltimore, MD
(877) 267-2323

DME Medicare Administrative Contractors

Jurisdiction B
Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin
CGS Administrative Services, LLC
Jurisdiction C
Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, U.S. Virgin Islands, Virginia, West Virginia
CGS Administrative Services, LLC
Jurisdiction A
Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont
Noridian Healthcare Solutions
Jurisdiction D
Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, Northern Mariana Islands, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming
Noridian Healthcare Solutions

DMEPOS Accrediting Organizations

Board of Certification/Accreditation, International (BOC)
Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
Accreditation Commission for Healthcare (ACHC)
American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics (ABC)
Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP)
Healthcare Quality Association on Accreditation (HQAA)
National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP)
The Compliance Team
The Joint Commission (TJC)

HH&H Medicare Administrative Contractors

Jurisdiction 15
Colorado, Deleware, District of Columbia, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Utah, Virgina, West Virgina, Wyoming
CGS Administrative Services, LLC
Jurisdiction K
Connecticut, Maine, Maryland New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont
National Government Services (NGS)
Jurisdiction 6
Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Northern Mariana Islands, Oregon, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, Wisconsin, Washington
National Government Services (NGS)
Jurisdiction M
Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas
Palmetto GBA

National Associations

American Academy of Home Care Medicine
8735 W. Higgins Road, Suite 300
Chicago, Illinois
(847) 375-4719
American Association for Homecare (AAHomecare)
Washington, DC
Thomas Ryan
President
(866) 289-0492
Heath Industry Representatives Association (HIRA)
Newnan, GA
Charlie Higgins
Executive Director
(303) 756-8115
National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC)
Washington, DC
Denise Schrader
Chair
(202) 547-7424
Visiting Nurses Association of America (VNAA)
Arlington, VA
Tracey Moorhead
President and CEO
(571) 527-1524

National Plan & Provider Enumeration System (NPPES) National Provider Identifier (NPI) Registry

Cognosante, LLC
(800) 465-3203

National Supplier Clearinghouse (NSC)

Palmetto GBA
(866) 238-9652

Medicare Pricing, Data Analysis and Coding (PDAC)

Noridian Healthcare Solutions
(877) 735-1326

Provider Enrollment, Chain & Ownership System (PECOS)

Provider Enrollment, Chain & Ownership System (PECOS)

Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs)

Jurisdiction 3
Alabama, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
Cotiviti, LLC
(866) 360-2507
Jurisdiction 2
Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Wisconsin
Cotiviti, LLC
(866) 360-2507
Jurisdiction 4
Alaska, Arizona, California, Delaware, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, North Dakota, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Utah, Washington, Wyoming
HMS Federal Solutions
(877) 350-7992
Jurisdiction 1
Connecticut, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Rhode Island, Vermont
Performant Recovery, Inc.
Performant Recovery, Inc.
(866) 201-0580
Jurisdiction 5
United States DME and HH/H Claims
Performant Recovery, Inc.
(866) 201-0580

State Associations

Alabama Durable Medical Equipment Association (ADMEA)
HME
Birmingham, AL
Michael Hamilton
Executive Director
(205) 824-6202
Alaska Home Care and Hospice Association (AHCHA)
Anchoridge, AK
Andi Manning
President
(907) 274-1066
Arizona Association for Home Care
Home Health
Tempe, AZ
Marie Fredette
Executive Director
(480) 491-0540
Arizona In-Home Care Association
Home Health
Tempe, AZ
Linda Thompson
Executive Director
(602) 283-3503
Association for Home & Hospice Care of North Carolina
Home Health
Raleigh, NC
Timothy Rogers
President and CEO
(919) 848-3450
Association for Tennessee Home Oxygen & Medical Equipment Services
HME
Cary, NC
Beth Bowen
Executive Director
(919) 387-1221
North Carolina
Atlantic Coast Medical Equipment Services Association (ACMESA)
HME
Cary, NC
Beth Bowen
Executive Director
(919) 387-1221
Idaho, Montana, Wyoming
Big Sky Association of Medical Equipment Suppliers (BSAMES)
HME
Jamestown, ND
Alesa Rate
President
(701) 952-8180
California Association for Health Services at Home
Home Health
Sacremento, CA
Dean Chalios
President
(916) 641-5795
California Association of Medical Product Suppliers (CAMPS)
HME
Sacramento, CA
Robert J. Achermann
Executive Director
(916) 443-2115 x 106
Colorado Association for Medical Equipment Services (CAMES)
Loveland, CO
Doug Coleman
President
(970) 484-6616 ext 104
Connecticut Association for Healthcare at Home
Home Health
Wallingford, CT
Debra Hoyt
President and CEO
(203) 774-4939
District of Columbia Home Health Care Association
Home Health
Fessha Mollalign
Florida Alliance of Home Care Services (FAHCS)
HME
Tallahasse, FL
Beth Bowen
Executive Director
(919) 387-1221
Florida Hospice & Palliative Care Association
Home Health
Tallahassee, FL
Paul Ledford
Executive Director
(850) 878-2632
Georgia Association for Home Health Agencies Inc.
Home Health
Marietta, GA
Judith Adams
(770) 565-4531
Georgia Association of Medical Equipment Suppliers (GAMES)
Marietta, GC
Teresa Tatum
Executive Director
(770) 578-3999
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan
Great Lakes Home Medical Services Association
HME
Worthington, OH
Kamela Yuricich
Executive Director
(877) 279-1707
Healthcare Association of Hawaii (HAH)
HME, Home Health
Honolulu, HI
Andrew Garrett
Associate Vice President, Post-Acute Care and Operations
(808) 521-8961
Home Care & Hospice Alliance of Maine
Home Health
Manchester, ME
Laurie Belden
Associate Director
(207) 213-6125
Home Care & Hospice Association of New Jersey
Home Health
Iselin, NJ
Chrissy Buteas
(732) 877-1100
Home Care Alliance of Massachusetts
Home Health
Boston, MA
Pat Kelleher
Executive Director
(617) 482-8830
Home Care Association of Arkansas
Home Health
Little Rock, AR
Nancy Elphingstone
Executive Director
(501) 376-2273
Home Care Association of Colorado
Home Health
Aurora, CO
Don Knox
Executive Director
(303) 848-2521
Home Care Association of Florida
Home Health
Tallahassee, FL
Bobby Lolley
Executive Director
(850) 222-8967
Home Care Association of New Hampshire
Home Health
Concord, NH
Gina Balkus
Executive Director
(603) 225-5597
Home Care Association of New York State, Inc.
Home Health
Albany, NY
Al Cardillo
Interim President and Chief Executive Officer
(518) 426-8764
Home Care Association of Washington
Home Health
Vancouver,, WA
Christine Opiela
Executive Director
(425) 775-8120
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont
Home Medical Equipment and Services Association of New England (HOMES)
HME
New Bedford, MA
Karyn Estrella
President and CEO
(508) 993-0700
HomeCare Association of Louisiana
Home Health
Lafayette, LA
Warren Hebert
Executive Director
(337) 231-0080
Hospice Alliance of Ohio
Home Health
Columbus, OH
Jeff Lycan
President and CEO
(614) 530-8854
Idaho Association of Home Health Agencies
Home Health
Boise, ID
Katherine M. Jones
Treasurer
(208) 866-6360
Illinois HomeCare & Hospice Council
Home Health
Springfield, IL
Sara R. Ratcliffe
Executive Director
(217) 753-4422
Indiana Association for Home and Hospice Care, Inc.
Home Health
Idianapolis, IN
Evan Reinhardt
Executive Director
(317) 775-6675
Iowa Alliance in Home Care
Home Health
Des Moines, IA
Dan Royer
Executive Director
(515) 282-3965
Iowa Health Care Association
Home Health
West Des Moines, IA
Cindy Baddeloo
(515) 978-2204
Jersey Association of Medical Equipment Services (JAMES)
Marlton, NJ
Dr. Kevin Saluck
President
(732) 503-5665
Kansas Home Care & Hospice Association
Home Health
Topeka, KS
Jane Kelly
Executive Director
(785) 478-3640
Kentucky Home Care Association
Home Health
Lexington, KY
Annette Gervais
Executive Director
(859) 268-2574
Kentucky Medical Equipment Suppliers Association (KMESA)
HME
Campbellsville, KY
Teresa Aldridge
Executive Director
(800) 658-3365
LeadingAge Ohio
Home Health
Columbus, OH
Kathryn Brod
President and CEO
(800) 776-9513
Maryland National Capital Homecare Association (MNCHA)
HME, Home Health
Hunt Valley, MD
Dawn Seek
Executive Director
(410) 721-8172
Massachusetts Council for Home Care Aide Services
Home Health
Boston, MA
Lisa Gurgone
Executive Director
(617) 224-4141
Medical Equipment Suppliers Association (MESA)
Orlando, FL
Elizabeth Moran
Executive Director
(888) 414-6372
Michigan HomeCare & Hospice Association (MHHA)
HME, Home Health
Okemos, MI
Barry Cargill
Executive Director
(517) 349-8089 ext 14
Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Midwest Association for Medical Equipment Services (MAMES)
HME
Duluth, MN
Rose Schafhauser
Executive Director
(651) 351-5395
Minnesota HomeCare Association
Home Health
St. Paul, MN
Kathy Messerli
Executive Director
(651) 635-0607
Mississippi Association for Home Care
Home Health
Clinton, MS
Mary Lea Nations
Executive Director
(601) 924-2275
Mississippi Association of Medical Equipment Suppliers (MAMES)
Madison, MS
Rick Deaton
President
(601) 849-6440
Missouri Alliance for Home Care
Jefferson City, MO
Carol Hudspeth
Executive Director
(573) 634-7772
Montana Hospital Association
Home Health
Helena, MT
Casey Blumenthal
Vice President
(406) 442-1911
Nebraska Home Care Association
Home Health
Lincoln, NE
Janet Seelhoff
Executive Director
(402) 423-0718
Nevada Association of Medical Products Suppliers (NAMPS)
HME
Boulder City, NV
Richard Pozesky
President
(702) 294-6680
Nevada Homecare Association
Home Health
Las Vegas, NV
David Lampron
President
(702) 250-0776
New Jersey Hospital Association
Home Health
Princeton, NJ
Elizabeth A. Ryan
President & CEO
(609) 275-4102
New Mexico Association for Home and Hospice Care
Home Health
Albuquerque, NM
Meggin Lorino
Executive Director
(505) 889-4556
New York Medical Equipment Providers Association (NYMEP)
Albany, NY
Kim Voelker
Executive Director
(518) 436-9637
New York State Association of Health Care Providers, Inc.
Home Health
Albany, NY
Claudia Hammar
(518) 463-1118
New Jersey, New York
North East Medical Equipment Providers Association (NEMEP)
HME
Cary, NC
Beth Bowen
Executive Director
(919) 387-1221
Ohio Association of Medical Equipment Services (OAMES)
HME
Worthington, OH
Kam Yuricich
Executive Director
(614) 652-9927
Ohio Council for Home Care & Hospice
Home Health
Columbus, OH
Joe Russell
Executive Director
(614) 885-0434
Ohio Health Care Association
Home Health
Lewis Center, OH
Peter Van Runkle
Executive Director
(614) 436-4154
Oklahoma Association for Home Care & Hospice
Home Health
Oklahoma City, OK
Annette Mays
Executive Director
(405) 609-6160
Oregon Association for Home Care
Home Health
Salem, OR
Fawn Barrie
Executive Director
(503) 364-2733
Oregon, Washington
Pacific Association for Medical Equipment Services (PAMES)
HME
Portland, OR
Michael DeHart
President
(503) 253-9691
Pennsylvania, Delaware
Pennsylvania Association of Medical Suppliers (PAMS)
HME
Etters, PA
Mindy Eberhart
Executive Director
(717) 909-1958
Pennsylvania Homecare Association
Home Health
Lemoyne, PA
Vicki M. Hoak
CEO
(717) 975-9448
Rhode Island Partnership for Home Care, Inc.
Home Health
Providence, RI
Nicholas A. Oliver
Executive Director
(401) 351-1010
South Carolina Home Care & Hospice Association
Home Health
Raleigh, NC
Timothy Rogers
President and CEO
(919) 848-3450
South Carolina Medical Equipment Services Association (SCMESA)
HME
West Columbia, SC
Dan Gooch
President
(803) 834-3975
Arizona
Southwest Medical Equipment Suppliers Association (SWMESA)
HME
Stillwater, MN
Rose Schafhauser
Executive Director
(651) 439-2944
Tennessee Association for Home Care
Home Health
Nashville, TN
Maegan Martin
Executive Director
(615) 885-3399
Tennessee Association for Home Care (TAHC)
Nashville, TN
Gayla Sasser
Executive Director
(615) 885-3399
Texas Alliance for Home Care Services (TAHCS)
Dallas, TX
Barry Johnson
President
(972) 213-1128
Texas Association for Home Care & Hospice
Austin, TX
Rachel Hammon
Executive Director
(512) 338-9293
Texas Association for Home Care and Hospice
Home Health
Austin, TX
Rachel Hammon
Executive Director
(800) 880-8893
Texas Medical Equipment Providers Association (TexMEP)
HME
Barb Leech
Texas Rehab Providers Council (TXRPC)
Pflugerville, TX
Alexis Ward
President and Director
(800) 487-5978
Utah Association for Home Care, Utah Hospice & Palliative Organization
Home Health
West Jordan, UT
Beth Noyce
Executive Director
(801) 487-8242
Utah Medical Equipment Dealers (UMED)
Orem, UT
Brent Gardner
Virginia Association for Home Care & Hospice
Home Health
Henrico, VA
Marcia Tetterton
Executive Director
(804) 285-8636
Virginia Association for Home Care and Hospice (VAHC)
Henrico, VA
Marcia Tetterton
Executive Director
(804) 285-8636
Virginia Association of Durable Medical Equipment Companies (VADMEC)
Cary, NC
Beth Bowen
Executive Director
(919) 387-1221
VNAs of Vermont
Home Health
Montpelier, VT
Jill Mazza Olson
(802) 229-0579
VNAs of Vermont
Montpelier, VT
Jill Olsen
Executive Director
(802) 229-0579
West Virginia Council of Home Care Agencies
Home Health
Middlebourne, WV
Laura Friend
Executive Director
(800) 210-4663
West Virginia Medical Equipment Suppliers Association (WVMESA)
Charleston, WV
Richard Stevens
Executive Director
(304) 344-5320
Wisconsin Association for Home Healthcare
Home Health
Kimberly, WI
Eric Ostermann
Executive Director
(920) 560-5632
Wisconsin Association of Medical Equipment Services (WAMES)
Stillwater, MN
Rick Adamich
President
(715) 531-3998

Surety Bonds

Surety Bonds

For a full list of bonding companies, visit the U.S. Department of Treasury website, http://fiscal.treasury.gov/fsreports/ref/suretyBnd/c570_a-z.htm .