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Medicare Payment Basics: Durable Medical Equipment Payment System

Description
Overview of Medicare payments for medical equipment used to treat beneficiaries at home. Defines durable medical equipment (DME), details the DME fee schedule, and discusses the competitive bidding program (CBP) for DME. Includes information on adjustments to fee schedule payment rates outside of competitive bidding areas (CBAs) during the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Date
10/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission
Tagged as
Home health · Legislation and regulations · Medicare · Reimbursement and payment models