CMS to Require Prior Authorization on Power Mobility Devices in NC

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will conduct a demonstration that will implement a prior authorization process for certain medical equipment for all people with Medicare who reside in seven states with high populations of fraud- and error-prone providers. North Carolina has been identified as one of these states.

CMS will be hosting a special Open Door Forum to address Medicare’s Prepayment Review and Prior Authorization Demonstration Project for Power Mobility Devices on Monday, December 5, 2011, 2pm-3:30pm ET. This call will be provider-focused.

To read more about the Demonstration visit: Participants may submit questions prior to the Special ODF to [email protected] by Friday, December 2, 2011, 5pm ET.

If you wish to participate, call: 1-866-501-5502 & enter Conference ID: 29845811.


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