Observation Deck:

The Larger Discussion

Debt ceiling debate puts HMEs in perilous spot.

CMS to Audit its Audits

Criticism at fraud summit pushes agency to review complaints over its sharply increased claims audits.

Editor's Note:

We’re Not in This Alone

CMS is overstepping — to HME’s benefit.

BCBSF Taps CareCentrix as Sole Provider

Florida Blue Cross Blue Shield partners with home health provider for all long-term services.

CMS Audits: The Dam Has Burst

Providers have found themselves in a torrent of pre- and post-payment audits. What can they do?

Editor's Note

Le Mot Juste

There’s a word for why many CMS audits are downright wrong.

HCPCS Meeting on DME and Accessories Set for June 8

Meeting agenda is now available for download.

CMS Announces May 25 Open Door Forum

Forum is audio-only streaming web format.

New Oxygen Policy Synchronizes RULs

Change expected to be positive for most suppliers.

Observation Deck

The Importance of Invoicing

Solely relying on statements doesn’t cut it.

Sleep Revenue to Grow by 7% Over 12 Months

Latest survey shows providers reported 6.4% growth over the past 12 months.

Van Halem Group Takes on HC Comply

Stribling departs Texas compliance company, which becomes compliance division of audit consulting firm.

Insurers Cutting HME Payment Rates

Private payors follow Medicare's lead and reduce rates to competitive bidding amounts.

AAHomecare Calls for Fairer Audits

Association pushing HHS OIG for ‘consistency, clarity, objectivity, and accountability.’

Medicare Modem Connections to Stop

Providers should change to using an NSV by May 1.

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