Region B DMERC 24% Payment Cut Proposed For Foley Indwelling Catheters
This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet
A reimbursement cut of 24% over several years is proposed for Foley-type indwelling catheters by Medicare Region B durable medical equipment regional carrier in its September Bulletin, the National Association for Medical Equipment Services reports in a Sept. 16 "special alert" sent to industry.
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