Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Update - Revised

MLN Matters Number: MM10838 Revised
Related CR Release Date: December 11, 2018
Related CR Transmittal Number: R2210OTN
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 10838
Effective Date: January 1, 2019
Implementation Date: January 7, 2019

Note: This article was revised on December 12, 2018 to reflect a revised CR10838 issued on December 11. In the article, the CR release date, transmittal number, and the Web address for accessing the CR are revised. All other information remains unchanged.

Change Request (CR) 10838 instructs MACs to update the ViPS Medicare System (VMS) to process DMEPOS claims based on standard payment rules with dates of service on or after January 1, 2019, for beneficiaries who reside in a previous Competitive Bidding Area (CBA), since all DMEPOS competitive bidding contracts expire on December 31, 2018.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)10838.

            Last Updated Fri, 04 Jan 2019 11:36:47 +0000