CMS recently announced that it is on track to open the 60-day bid window for the Medicare DMEPOS competitive bidding program on October 21, 2009. CMS expects to officially open the bid window through a listserv/e-mail message. In the meantime, CMS’s Competitive Bidding Implementation Contractor (CBIC) continues to post guidance documents, frequently-asked questions, bidding information charts, and other educational resources related to competitive bidding on its web site.