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CMS releases 2016 Medicare DMEPOS fee schedule - reflecting steep cuts based on DMEPOS competitive bidding rates
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2015

Today CMS released the Medicare durable medical equipment (DME), prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) fee schedule for the first half of


CMS announces timeline for the DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Round 1 2017 competition
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2015

On August 11, 2015, CMS announced the detailed timeline for "Round 1 2017" of the Medicare Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and


GAO Recommends Improved CMS Nursing Home Quality Oversight
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 16 2015

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently issued a report, "Nursing Home Quality: CMS Should Continue to Improve Data and Oversight,"


Obama Administration's proposed FY 2014 budget includes $401 billion in health program savings
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2013

Today, the Obama Administration released its proposed federal budget for fiscal year 2014. As widely reported, the budget incorporates an offer the


GAO calls for improvements to Medicare contractor postpayment review process
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2014

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a report entitled "Medicare Program Integrity: Increased Oversight and Guidance Could Improve


CMS requests comments on new forms to disclose competitive bidding contract supplier ownership changes
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2013

CMS is seeking comments on new forms it intends to require suppliers to use to report changes of ownership (CHOW) involving contract suppliers under


OIG finds Medicare contractors lax on Medicare vulnerabilities associated with EHR use
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2014

The OIG has issued a report entitled “CMS and Its Contractors Have Adopted Few Program Integrity Practices to Address Vulnerabilities in EHRs,” which


DOJ tallies FY 2014 fraud recoveries
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2014

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has announced a record $5.69 billion in civil False Claims Act settlements and judgments for FY 2014, including


OIG assesses changes in Medicare mail order diabetes test strips market share
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2014

The HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) has released a report that examines the extent to which Medicare mail order market share for diabetes test


GAO examines effectiveness of ZPIC program integrity efforts
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • January 7 2014

A recent GAO report assesses the effectiveness of Medicare Zone Program Integrity Contractors (ZPICs) -- contractors that perform program integrity