TITLE

Medicare Enrollment Via PECOS Gets A Little Easier

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Health Information Compliance Alert;Apr2012, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers updates on Medicare enrollment in the U.S. through the online PECOS system. It states that the system allows medical providers and suppliers to sign Medicare enrollment applications electronically. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that it will launch the PECOS surrogate program in the spring of 2012. It notes that CMS has also changed its ordering/referring physician lists to include doctors' National Provider Identifier numbers.
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74442867

 

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