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

This Proposed Rule document was issued by the Centers for Medicare Medicaid Services (CMS)

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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 am writing this letter to strongly voice my OPPOSITION to allowing CRNAs to directly bill Medicare for chronic pain management services, including...
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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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