TITLE

CMS Switches to Revised Version of Medicare Advance Beneficiary Notice Form

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
American Family Physician;4/15/2009, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p636
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has switched to the revised version of Medicare's Advance Beneficiary Notice (ABN) form as of March 1, 2009. It notes that the form called Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage is given to Medicare beneficiaries to convey that Medicare is not likely to provide coverage for a specific service. The three options included in the revised form are also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
37792886

 

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