The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) review and utilize updated 2017 Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies or DMPEOS fee schedule amounts based on the changes mandated by section 16005 of the 21st Century Cures Act. Contractors shall use a KU modifier in the course of processing claims, to adjust or otherwise provide for changes.
Subject: Extension of Payment Change for Group 3 Complex Rehabilitative Power Wheelchairs Accessories and Seat and Back Cushions under Section 16005 of the 21st Century Cures Act
Title: Change Request 9966
Release Date: Feb. 3, 2017
Effective Date: Jan. 1, 2017
Implementation Date: April 3, 2017
Special Notes: N/A