Monthly Archives: May 2013

CMS to Host Forum on Electronic Template for Lower Limb Prosthetics TODAY

Today @ 2:00 PM, CMS will host a forum with physicians, prosthetists and other industry stakeholders to begin the process of developing an electronic template for lower limb prosthetic claims for Medicare beneficiaries. The program is designed to improve physician … Continue reading

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CMS to Create New National RAC for DMEPOS, Home Health

CMS recently announced their intent to create a fifth Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC), in addition to the four current regional RAC’s. This new national contract would be awarded specifically for identifying improper payments for home health, hospice claims and payments for … Continue reading

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