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Is the NSC backlog easing up?

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

The call came in around 3 this afternoon.

"Theresa, do you remember me?" asked the caller. "I just got my billing number reinstated, but only to March 27. What about all those other months of rental on my equipment?"

Memo to NSC: Mr. Blue says this is no way to live your life

Friday, March 5, 2010

Be warned: This story could get your blood boiling and ruin your weekend.

NSC update: Score one for the little guy

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

I just got off the phone with a very-relieved Brad Watkins, a provider in Oregon who has been battling the NSC to get his billing number reinstated.


Has the NSC got your number?

Monday, February 22, 2010

What's going on over at the NSC (Not Synergistic with CMS)? We ran a story last month about providers whose Medicare supplier numbers have been in limbo for months.

No accreditation or surety bond? No problem. Here's a million bucks.

Thursday, January 21, 2010

I just came across yet another article on Medicare fraud. The story lead off with—wait for it—a fake DME provider in Miami.

An article by Mark Potter on reads:

Unaccredited pharmacies hang tight

Monday, October 5, 2009

While the community pharmacy industry waits to see what happens with a last minute Congressional push to extend the accreditation deadline for pharmacies, there is confusion over what they should do in the meantime.