Friday, June 29, 2018

Most Medicare Claims for Replacement PAP Device Supplies Didn't Comply With Medicare Requirements - OIG

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Most Medicare Claims for Replacement Positive Airway Pressure Device Supplies Did Not Comply With Medicare Requirements - DHS OIG (PDF - click this link)

"Most Medicare claims that DME suppliers submitted for replacement PAP device supplies did not comply with Medicare requirements. Of the 110 claims in our sample, 24 complied with Medicare requirements; however, 86 claims with payments totaling $13,414 did not. On the basis of our sample results, we estimated that Medicare made overpayments of almost $631.3 million for replacement PAP device supply claims that did not meet Medicare requirements."

The CMS expressed interest in educating health care providers on avoiding Medicare billing errors.

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

AAH reports drop in suppliers ... | HME News

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Read the full article:   In brief: AAH reports drop in suppliers, Trustees report shaky finances | HME News:

"The states with the biggest reductions in the number of unique traditional DME suppliers from November 2010 to January 2018 are Florida (52%), California (45%), Illinois (42%) and Texas (39%)."

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