In Billing
Jun 10th, 2011
The July update to the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) fee schedule includes codes added retroactively to Jan. 1, 2011, as well as new suction pump and oxygen codes, and new proof-of-delivery requirements. The significant changes to Medicare policy include the addition of fees for the following codes, ...
In Billing
May 13th, 2011
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) informed contractors on April 29 of several indicator errors in the 2011 type of service (TOS) annual update, as well as in the 2011 HCPCS Level II file. Change Request (CR) 7407 corrects these errors. According to the CMS transmittal, contractors are using an incorrect TOS for durable medical ...