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Southern Gulf Coast Nurse Practitioner Council

DME – Implementation Delayed Until October 1, 2013

Posted over 4 years ago by Arlene Wright

Announcement: DME – Implementation Delayed Until October 1, 2013

In an alert issued by CMS today, June 27, 2013, entitled Additional Time to Establish Protocols for Newly Required Face-to-Face Encounters for Durable Medical Equipment (DME) the agency stated, “Due to concerns that some providers and suppliers may need additional time to establish operational protocols necessary to comply with face-to-face encounter requirements mandated by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for certain items of DME, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) wi...

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