TITLE

Avoid These Revalidation Minefields

PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Health Information Compliance Alert;Jan2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers tips significant in revalidating health care providers' Medicare enrollment in the U.S. It recommends that all healthcare providers except physicians and non-physicians practitioners to revalidate through Internet-based PECOS to ensure accuracy of all medical records. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has further instructed to contact a Medicare contractor if failure to receive any revalidation letter.
ACCESSION #
71703614

 

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