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Reimbursement Briefs: OIG, CMS Address DME; Cigna Genetic Testing Policy Takes Effect

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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OIG released reports pressing for reduced Medicaid payments on DME. Meanwhile, CMS delayed again the face-to-face requirement for DME reimbursement and updated its oxygen supplier policy. A new policy at insurer Cigna took effect to require genetic counseling prior to genetic testing for certain conditions.

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