Rep. Boehner criticizes 02 cap

Thursday, April 30, 2009

WASHINGTON--Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, wrote a letter to CMS March 18, asking the agency to reconsider the 36-month reimbursement cap on home oxygen therapy for Medicare beneficiaries. In the letter to CMS Acting Administrator Charles Frizzera, Boehner stated that reimbursement should continue through a beneficiary’s period of medical need.