The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests that Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) review revised 2016 Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) fee schedules. DME MACs shall obtain pertinent files and then notify HHS.
Subject: Extension of the Transition to the Fully Adjusted Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies Payment Rates under Section 16007 of the 21st Century Cures Act
Release Date: June 28, 2017
Effective Date: July 1, 2017
Implementation Date: July 3, 2017
Special Notes: Transmittal 3716, dated February 10, 2017, is being rescinded and replaced by Transmittal 3801, dated, June 28, 2017, to extend the implementation date to the October 2017 release, add four new business requirements, and to revise requirements 9968.4.1 and 9968.4.2. All other information remains the same.