The Medicare Pricing, Data Analysis and Coding (PDAC) contractor released the following information relating to their recent “Product Labeling and Product Sample Requirements for Coding Verification” program that was revised on December 19th, 2011. They have chosen to rescind the program immediately:
- Product Labeling Requirements Rescinded – Effective Immediately
PDAC has rescinded the requirements for product labeling as outlined in the article titled Product Labeling and Product Sample Requirements for Coding Verification that was posted to the PDAC website on September 22, 2011 and the revision article posted on December 19, 2011. All articles and related references have been removed from the PDAC website.
For questions related to this, please call the PDAC Contact Center. The PDAC Contact Center hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. CT. MORE
A big thanks to AOPA and other national O&P organizations for weighing in on this particularly onerous provision for O&P professionals.