A. There are several factors contributing to strong PEG interest. First, DME entrepreneurs are finding new ways to operate profitably. Second, there have been numerous “roll ups” of smaller DMEs within geographic areas.
A. A home medical equipment supplier can protect its profit margins from recoupment by establishing a compliance culture that collects adequate documentation and submits proper billing claims, but it is equally important for a supplier’s bottom line to defend and appeal erroneous Medicare recoupments.