CMS unveils first 'provider update'

Friday, May 31, 2002

WASHINGTON - CMS last month issued its first edition of a new quarterly publication that lists changes in Medicare and Medicaid regulations to help increase compliance.

CMS plans to issue the "Quarterly Provider Update: The One Source for National Medicare Provider Information" the first business day of each quarter. The update is posted at

Each update lists all regulations CMS published in the previous quarter. The list includes a brief summary of each regulation, as well as its publication date in the Federal Register. The updates also contain a list of regulations CMS plans to publish in the following quarter. HME