Advance Notification Protects You and Your Patient

Benard, Devon
October 2010
O&P Almanac;Oct2010, Vol. 59 Issue 10, p12
The article focuses on the proper usage of advance beneficiary notice of noncoverage (ABN), a written notice stating the denial of service to Medicare beneficiary, along with Notice of Exclusion From Medicare Benefits (NEMB) form. It says that the function of NEMB was for the notification of a service which is statutorily noncovered. It adds that the claim should be properly submitted when using an ABN to depict an upgraded service or item.


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