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OIG to CMS: Review oversight process for CERT


BALTIMORE – The error rate reduction plans of Medicare claims administrator contractors are not always relevant to CERT results and vary substantially in number, according to a new report from the Office of Inspector General (OIG).

Tools aim for paperless, flawless documentation


WASHINGTON – With error rates for power wheelchairs consistently hovering around 50%—or more—providers say it’s time to bring technology into the equation.

High error rate for PMDs sticks


WASHINGTON – CGS, the Jurisdiction D DME MAC, released an overview of its K0823 prepay review activity this month, and the results are ugly.

In brief: LMI hammers out reorg, CMS updates error rate


MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. – Landauer Metropolitan Inc. (LMI) will continue to operate businesses in nine states and accept new patients as it works with secured lender Quadrant Management to reorganize, the company announced Oct. 1.

No stop to prepay review for certain power wheelchairs


INDIANAPOLIS – National Government Services (NGS), the DME MAC for Jurisdiction B, has reported a claims error rate for power wheelchair bases with options and accessories of 64% between April 1, 2013, and June 30, 2013.