TITLE

CMS Releases Updated, Aggressive 5010 Timeline

PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Medicare Compliance & Reimbursement;1/7/2012, Vol. 38 Issue 1, pp7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers updates related to Medicare and Medicaid in the U.S. It notes that the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will not initiate enforcement action on some of practices in the 5010 compliance until March 31, 2012 while the Congress plans to take Medicare pay cuts effective January 1, 2012. Moreover, CMS aims to change National Provider Identifier (NPI) registry to Internet-based Provider Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System (PECOS).
ACCESSION #
70425320

 

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