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CMS suspends certain requirements in hurricane’s wake


WASHINGTON – CMS will temporarily suspend certain requirements for Medicare beneficiaries who have lost or sustained damage to the DMEPOS as a result of Hurricane Michael.

HQAA widens access to AMPT


WATERLOO, Iowa – Any provider can now take advantage of HQAA’s accreditation maintenance program. The online program, which helps providers stay up-to-date with accreditation standards, was previously available only to HQAA customers.

ACHC releases payment options for accreditation


RALEIGH, N.C. – The Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) is offering new payment options for providers seeking accreditation for DMEPOS, pharmacy, and sleep lab services, according to a press release.

CMS expands online submissions for PMD demo


WASHINGTON – Jurisdictions A, C, and D are now accepting PMD prior authorization requests online through the electronic submissions of Medical Documentation (esMD) system, according to a CMS announcement.

Industry leaders urge swift action


WASHINGTON – It’s do or die; it’s make or break; it’s now or never. Any of these sayings aptly describe the recently introduced bill to replace competitive bidding with a market-pricing program (MPP), industry stakeholders say.