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  • File Update For DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program
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    Lacy Gaskins

File Update For DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) review and update files for necessary changes to elements such as the HCPCS, ZIP code, and single payment amounts, under a DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program mandated by Congress through the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 (MMA). A Competitive Bidding Implementation Contractor (CBIC) shall generate updated files quarterly. A CMS Virtual Data Center or VDC will automate parts of the update process.

Full Transmittal:

Subject: Quarterly Update for the Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Competitive Bidding Program (CBP) - April 2017

Number: 3702

Title: Change Request 9971

Release Date: Feb. 3, 2017

Effective Date: April 1, 2017

Implementation Date: April 3, 2017

Special Notes: N/A


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    Lacy Gaskins

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