Medicare Program; Revisions to Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule, DME Face-to-Face Encounters, Elimination of the Requirement for Termination of Non-Random Prepayment Complex Medical Review and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2013

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Jul 30 2012, at 11:59 PM ET
ID: CMS-2012-0083-0001

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Date Posted: Jul 6, 2012
RIN: 0938-AR11
CFR: 42 CFR Parts 410,414,415,421,423,425,486, & 495
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I strongly oppose allowing nurse anesthetists to provide pain management procedures or take care of patients in chronic pain. In the attempt to provide broader...
CRNA's should NOT be allowed to perform interventional spine and pain management procedures. CMS should NOT be reimbursed for same.
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