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PECOS Phase II Active for Claims Beginning January 6, 2014

Phase 2 of the controversial Internet-based Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System (PECOS) program becomes active for claims submitted to Medicare beginning Monday, creating more headaches for those filing orthotic and prosthetic claims for Medicare patients. After delaying Phase 2 … Continue reading

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CMS Releases Dear Physician Letter on PECOS Phase II

Last month, CMS again announced that Phase II of their troubled PECOS program would be activated beginning on January 6, 2014. Earlier this week, CMS finally got around to releasing updated guidance to physicians informing them of the requirements they must … Continue reading

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PECOS Phase II Back Again, Implementation January 6, 2014

As if dealing with documentation requirements and independent bounty hunters masquerading as auditors were not enough, CMS again recently announced that they will move forward with Phase 2 of the Internet-based Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System (PECOS) program, creating … Continue reading

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CMS ANNOUNCES DELAY TO MAY 1 PECOS IMPLEMENTATION

I wanted to pass along that CMS announced this morning that Phase 2 of the PECOS (Provider Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System) program implementation that was scheduled for May 1, 2013, has been delayed due to “technical issues”. A new date … Continue reading

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PECOS Requirements Become Active May 1, 2013

CMS recently announced that they will move forward with Phase 2 of the Internet-based Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System (PECOS) program, creating more headaches for those filing orthotic and prosthetic claims for Medicare patients. Beginning May 1, 2013, CMS will … Continue reading

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