Scene I: A provider of diabetic shoes contacts a referral source, such as a podiatrist, and tries to persuade the source that he should refer his patients to the provider. What should he say? According to vendors, the provider’s No.
The recent article appearing in HME News titled, “Bush Plan Would Make It Tougher To Appeal Denials” (see HME Newswire, 17 March 2003) does not mention the fact that many denials given by Medicare’s DMERC are in error to begin with.
BALTIMORE — The Medicare Trustee’s Report to Congress that details expenditures from healthcare sector to sector within the Medicare program raises questions about the size of the durable medical equipment market.