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DME On Demand Tutorials

The Noridian Outreach and Education (POE) team offers the following self-paced educational materials. These items are available 24/7 to meet your training needs. Users will be redirected to YouTube to view these tutorials.

You can access all of our DME Tutorials on our YouTube Channel.

Noridian Medicare Portal Tutorials can be found on the Portal Guide page.

New suppliers and new billers are encouraged to use the New Supplier Training Checklist [PDF] to gain a solid foundation of Medicare knowledge.

Topic Self-Paced Training / DME on Demand
(Dates below are the last the tutorial was Reviewed)

Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage (ABN)

Appeal Process

Automatic External Defibrillators (AED)

Before you Bill

Canes and Crutches

Cervical Traction Devices

Claim Submission

CMS-1500 Claim Form

Common Electronic Data Interchange (CEDI)

Paperwork Documentation Supporting Claims (PWK)

  • PWK Aug 2023 - 6 minutes

CMS Contractors

CMS Education


Competitive Bid

Note: Review the Prior Authorization category for tutorials about Orthotic Prior Authorization.

Consolidated Billing

Continuous Passive Motion (CPM) Devices

DME Modifiers

Enteral Nutrition

External Infusion Pump (EIP)

Fraud and Abuse

Glucose Monitors and Testing Supplies

Heating Pads and Heat Lamps

High Frequency Chest Wall Oscillation Devices (HFCWO)

Hospital Beds and Accessories

Immunosuppressive Drugs

Intake Process

Intravenous Immune Globulin (IVIG)

Local Coverage Determinations - Policy Articles

Mechanical In-Exsufflation Devices

Medical Review (MR) Program

Medicare Background

Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP)

Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT)

Noncovered Items

Oral Anticancer / Antiemetic Drugs

Oral Appliances


Ankle Foot/Knee Ankle Foot Orthosis (AFO/KAFO)

Knee Orthosis

Upper Limb Orthoses

Orthopedic Footwear

Types of Orthoses

Spinal Orthosis

Note: Review the Prior Authorization category for tutorials about Orthotic Prior Authorization.

Osteogenesis Stimulators

Ostomy Supplies

Parenteral Nutrition

Patient Lifts

Payment Categories

Place of Service

Power Mobility Devices (PMDs)

Note: Review the Prior Authorization category for tutorials about PMD Prior Authorization.

Pneumatic Compression Devices (PCD)

Pressure Reducing Support Surfaces (PRSS)

Group 1

Group 2

Note: Review the Prior Authorization category for tutorials about PRSS Prior Authorization.

Prior Authorization

Advance Determination of Medicare Coverage (ADMC)

  • ADMC Mar 2024 - 8 minutes


Policies Requiring PAR:

Lower Limb Prosthesis (LLP)


Power Mobility Devices (PMDs)

Pressure Reducing Support Surfaces (PRSS)


External Breast Prothesis (EBP)

Eye/Facial Prothesis

Lower Limb Prosthetics (LLP)

Note: Review the Prior Authorization category for tutorials about Prosthetic Prior Authorization.

Provider Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System (PECOS)

  • PECOS Nov 2023 - 4 minutes

Refractive Lenses

Remittance Advice

Repairs and Replacements



Oxygen and Oxygen Equipment

Positive Airway Pressure (PAP) Devices

Respiratory Assist Device (RAD)


Same or Similar

Seat Lift Mechanisms

Self Service Tools


Noridian Medicare Portal (NMP) DME YouTube Playlist

  • 1099 Inquiry
  • Additional Documentation Request (ADR) Submission and Status
  • Appeal Status and Submission
  • Automatic Password Reset and Username Lookup
  • CERT Inquiry
  • Claim Status
  • Claim-Specific Remittance Advice
  • Eligibility
  • Expanded Denial Details
  • Financial Information
  • Full Remittance Advice
  • MBI Lookup Tool
  • Message Center
  • Overpayments
  • Portal Registration
  • Prior Authorizations for DME Users
  • Recoupment Requests for DME Users
  • Self Service Reopenings for DME Users
  • Same or Similar (DME Only)


Speech Generating Devices (SGD)

Standard Documentation Requirements

Suction Pumps

Surgical Dressings


Therapeutic Shoes for Persons with Diabetes (TSPD)

Tracheostomy Care Supplies

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulator (TENS)


Urological Supplies


Wheelchair Bases - Manual

Wheelchair Options, Accessories & Seating

Note: All links in the Self-Paced/DME on Demand column will direct visitors away from the Noridian Medicare website. Noridian cannot and does not make any representation to you about these sites or the materials available on them. Noridian does not endorse products or services offered by these organizations.

Last Updated May 14 , 2024