Corporate Compliance

Other issuances: OIG issues report on leuprolide acetate injections in Ohio and more

Medicare Insider, August 21, 2012

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OIG issues report on leuprolide acetate injections in Ohio

On August 17, the OIG issued a review which found that Ashtabula Country Medical Center incorrectly billed Medicare for all of the 14 line items billed for leuprolide acetate implants, rather than leuprolide acetate injections, resulting in $258,000 in overpayments.

View the OIG report.

CMS issues press release on new health benefits under the Affordable Car Act

On August 15, CMS issued a press release which announced partnerships with several pharmacies to help customers learn about new Medicare benefits available to them under the Affordable Care Act – the healthcare law. 

View the press release.

CMS issues NCD for transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for chronic low back pain (CLBP) (160.27)

On August 14, CMS issued a national coverage determination (NCD) for transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for chronic low back pain (CLBP) (160.27)

View the NCD.

CMS issues NCD for adult liver transplantation (260.1)

On August 14, CMS issued a national coverage determination (NCD) for adult liver transplantation (260.1).

View the NCD.
 



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