Corporate Compliance

Other issuances: OIG issues review of outpatient brachytherapy payments in Florida and more

Medicare Insider, May 8, 2012

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On May 3, the OIG issued a review of outpatient brachytherapy Medicare payments at Lakewood Rance Medical Center in Bradenton, Fla. The review found that none of the 65 SIR-Sphere claims reviewed met Medicare payment requirements, resulting in overpayments of $762,000.

View the OIG report.

CMS issues NCA for extracorporeal photopheresis (ECP) (CAG-00324R2)

On April 30, CMS issued a national coverage analysis (NCA) for extracorporeal photopheresis (ECP) (CAG-00324R2).

View the NCA.
 
CMS issues NCA for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) (CAG-00430N)
 
On May 2, CMS issued a national coverage analysis (NCA) for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) (CAG-00430N) .
 
View the NCA.
View a related press release.



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