CMS schedules special forum on PMD demo
WASHINGTON – CMS will host a Special Open Door Forum on Aug. 12 to allow DMEPOS suppliers and others to ask questions about the expanding PMD demon. The agency plans to expand the demo, which requires suppliers to submit prior authorizations, to 12 additional states on Oct. 1. The demo was first implemented in seven states Sept. 1, 2012. CMS previously held a forum on the PMD demo in June. This latest forum is scheduled for 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. EST. To participate, call 800-603-1774 and use the ID 70084507.