Delay Is Done, But What's Next?

Thompson, Greg
August 2008
HME Today;Aug2008, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p14
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The article reports on the passing of U.S. House Resolution 6331, Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act 2008 by the U.S. House and Senate. This bill will reportedly delay competitive bidding by 18 months. Also included are relevant provisions and requirements for Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and Medical Savings Account (MSA). It notes that Jeffrey Baird of Brown & Fortunato will keep thier lawsuit to seek permanent injunction for competitive bidding.


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