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MLN Updates Medicare Claim Submission Guidelines

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  • October 14, 2011
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A September 2011 “Medicare Claim Submission Guidelines” fact sheet is now available on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) website.
This Medicare Learning Network® (MLN) fact sheet offers providers and suppliers up-to-date guidance on how to:

  • Apply for a national provider identifier (NPI) and enroll in the Medicare program
  • File Medicare claims
  • Opt out of Medicare and arrange private contracts with Medicare beneficiaries

Download the fact sheet to refresh your memory or to learn new factoids, such as:
Did you know: Chiropractors may not opt out of Medicare and provide services under private contract? This is because the opt-out law does not include chiropractors in the definition of “physician.” The same holds true for physical and occupational therapists.

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