Improper DME Billing is on OIG 2018 Work Plan | Billing Off-the-shelf Orthotic Devices L0648, L0650, L1833 part of OIG 2018 Work Plan
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Improper DME Billing is on OIG 2018 Work Plan | Billing Off-the-shelf Orthotic Devices L0648, L0650, L1833 part of OIG 2018 Work Plan

Billing Off-the-shelf Orthotic Devices L0648, L0650, L1833 part of OIG 2018 Work Plan According to OIG’s report, since 2014 DME claims for three OTS – Off the shelf orthotic devices have increase by 97 percent and the allowed charges have grown by significantly 116 percent, reaching a whopping $349 million alone in 2016. On January 16, 2018, the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General or the OIG...

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