Treatment Authorization Field

Treatment Authorization Field

Effective January 5, 2015, the Medicare Treatment Authorization field must contain blanks or valid Medicare data. Claims and/or adjustments submitted without blanks or valid data will be returned to the provider for correction. For more information please refer to current news update titled "Important Changes to the Treatment Authorization Field" published the week of December 29, 2014.

 

2015 OIG Work Plan

2015 OIG Work Plan

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) Work Plan for Fiscal Year 2015 summarizes new and ongoing reviews and activities that OIG plans to pursue with respect to HHS programs, including Medicare. You can view the 2015 Work Plan on the OIG website

 

Save Time and Money: Use Internet-based PECOS

Save Time and Money: Use Internet-based PECOS

Do you need to revalidate your enrollment information, add a reassignment of benefits, or enroll in Medicare as a new provider? Use Internet-based PECOS to save time and lower administrative costs. Internet-based PECOS includes a tailored application process (you only supply information relevant to your application), which means less time spent completing enrollment applications. To learn more about Internet-based PECOS read the CMS Provider-Supplier Enrollment Fact Sheet Series, "The Basics of Internet-based Provider Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System (PECOS) for Provider and Supplier Organizations."

 

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