TITLE

Home Care Providers Win Leeway On Timely Filing

PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Eli's Home Care Week;8/16/2010, Vol. 19 Issue 29, p230
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the issued instructions from the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on how to count the 12-month time frame from Medicare claims' "From" date. It notes that the claims for durable medical equipment or supplies filed on 1500 form are not affected by the new rule. It also announces that "through" date for the one-year filing deadline can be used by health care providers applying "from" and "through" date spans.
ACCESSION #
53012491

 

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