CMS Aiming for “Smooth Implementation” of Competitive Bidding

Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Kerry Weems today called Val J. Halamandaris, president of the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC), to discuss the agency’s progress toward implementation of the first round of competitive bidding for durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS). The program is…