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CMS updates on 2% cut

April 23, 2013HME News Staff

WASHINGTON - CMS contractors this week provided new and revised questions and answers about the 2% cut in Medicare payments that went into effect April 1 as part of automatic spending cuts.The new and revised Q&As are as follows:Question: If a durable medical equipment capped rental period started before April 1, 2013, are the rental payments for months after April 1, 2013, subject to the 2% reduction?Answer: Any claims for rental payments with a "FROM" date of service on or after April 1, 2013,...

2% cut, CMS Contractor, Home Medical Equipment, sequestration

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