TITLE

CMS Competitive Bidding Rules Delayed

AUTHOR(S)
Lathrop, Douglas
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
New Mobility;Apr2009, Vol. 20 Issue 187, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the delay concerning the implementation of the Competitive Bidding Interim Final Rule by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It states that the competitive bidding will be considered until April 18, 2009 following the decision of the White House to carry out a 60-day delay of the regulations approved during former U.S. president George W. Bush rule. Disability groups argue that the law will offer challenges in providing care to disabled people.
ACCESSION #
36961516

 

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