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What is advance beneficiary notice in medical billing

What is advance beneficiary notice in medical billing?

An advance beneficiary notice is a written notice (standard government form CMS-R-131) from Medicare, given to patient before they receive certain equipment or services, notifying patient that: Medicare may not provide reimbursement for that specific procedure or treatmentPatient will personally [...]

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DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program and New Regulations

DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program and New Regulations

DEMPOS stands for Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, & Supplies (DMEPOS). The DEMPOS competitive bidding program was set by the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 (MMA). In order to become Medicare contract suppliers, under the [...]

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