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HHS OIG Releases Report Comparing Medicare Payment for Orthoses with Payments by Other Insurers

HHS Office of Inspector General Releases a Report Comparing Medicare Payment for Orthoses with Payments by Other Insurers On October 30, 2019, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) released a report that compared Medicare payments for orthoses to payments made by non-Medicare payers from 2012-2015.  The OIG cited […]

CMS Issues Final Rule on 2020 Medicare Payment Rules for DMEPOS

On October 31, 2019, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its annual final rule regarding changes to the 2020 Medicare payment rules for Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS).  CMS issued a proposed rule in late July of this year and allowed any interested member of the public to provide […]