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What are CMS’s plans for prior authorization demonstration

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01/23/2018

WASHINGTON – A Medicare demonstration project requiring prior authorizations for standard power wheelchairs in 19 states expires this August.

Prior auths become law of land for two complex rehab codes

Process for K0856, K0861 began in four states in March
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07/07/2017

WASHINGTON – HME providers in all states must begin submitting prior authorization requests for two complex rehab codes starting July 17, CMS officials confirmed during a Special Open Door Forum on July 6.

Ahead of expansion, PA process runs smoothly

Providers report reasonable turnaround times, decent affirmation rates
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06/09/2017

WASHINGTON – CMS plans to expand a prior authorization process for two complex rehab codes nationwide on July 17 and the agency, for the most part, has the blessing of industry stakeholders.