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Power wheelchair providers fight denials tooth and nail

January 26, 2010Liz Beaulieu, Editor

Fed up with Medicare's regional carriers denying a majority of their claims for standard power wheelchairs, some providers are fighting back. "We're pretty much appealing every one of them," said Frank Bryan, director of revenue and compliance for Source One Medical in Irvine, Calif. "We feel that strongly about our documentation." Noridian Administrative Services, the DME MAC for Jurisdiction D, notified providers recently that, during a "service specific prepayment probe review" of 117 claims...

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