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The CMS 588 FormHelpful Hints Regarding the Revalidation ProcessMedicare DMEPOS Supplier Participation Agreement - CMS 460Changes of OwnershipIndian Health ServicesChange of Information GuideNew Vendor Form- PEF RefundsSuggested Guidelines When Contracting for InventoryRevalidation ReminderSample NPI Notification DocumentsNSC Licensure Documentation Web FormNotice of Medicare Withdrawal to BeneficiariesAppeal Rights and Disaffirmed Revalidations and Reactivations2014 Licensure UpdatesNew Version of Licensure Database2018 Licensure Updates2019 Licensure Updates2016 Licensure UpdatesNew Legislation Extends Coverage and Payment to IHS FacilitiesMedicare Enrollment Application Fee for CY 2021The Sunset of Indian Health ServicesLicensure Information UpdatesOrthotics & Prosthetics Suppliers2013 Licensure Updates2020 Licensure UpdatesSuggested Templates for Compliance with Certain Supplier StandardsAccreditation and Reaccreditation Waiver Has Been LiftedSite Visit Information2015 Licensure UpdatesWhat's NewAccreditation and Surety Bond Exemptions ChartLicensure InformationSite Visit Update April 2021Overview of the DMEPOS Revalidation ProcessNew Supplier DMEPOS Enrollment DocumentMLN Matters SE21005May Licensure UpdateWhen Are My Billing Privileges Effective?In what section of the 855S application should I record my address?NSC Referral Form to Report Possible Supplier Standards ViolationsNSC Referral Form to Report Possible Supplier Standards ViolationsMedicare DMEPOS Supplier StatementMedicare Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Supplier StandardsWhat is the difference between the authorized official and the delegated official?Can I make an appointment for my site visit?What is the definition of a managing employee?What attachments should be submitted for application processing?Is my insurance binder sufficient proof of insurance coverage?Is my insurance binder sufficient proof of insurance coverage?Standard 12 - May I contract delivery and instruction services out to someone else?What are the responsibilities of gaseous or liquid oxygen suppliers to continue furnishing products to beneficiaries?If my application is denied, when may I reapply to the program?I am supplying drugs and pharmaceuticals only. What information should I submit to the NSC?What information and education resources are available to suppliers from CMS?What is accreditation, and why is CMS requiring it for DMEPOS suppliers?What are the qualifications to obtain and retain Medicare DMEPOS billing privileges?If my pharmacy has no supplier number, but I refer cases to my other location that does, may I dispense the first dose of nebulizer medication?Once received, how long do I have to complete the revalidation information?What documentation is considered acceptable regarding the verification of my National Provider Identifier (NPI)?What IRS documents are acceptable?What IRS documents are acceptable?What are the qualifications to provide diabetic footwear?How can I be sure the individual present to conduct the site visit is authorized to do so?I recently purchased a DMEPOS company that was already accredited. With the change of ownership, is my business still accredited?Can Chiropractors Enroll as DMEPOS Suppliers?What is considered an acceptable contract with regard to purchasing inventory?What information must be included on the insurance documentation?Are all DMEPOS suppliers required to be accredited?How do I send in a change of information?How are suppliers chosen to revalidate?Is professional liability insurance and malpractice coverage the same thing?What individuals may sign the certification statement found in PECOS or section 15 of the CMS 855S?What individuals may sign the certification statement found in PECOS or section 15 of the CMS 855S?Accreditation FAQs (Subcontracting)How does an Indian Health Services DMEPOS supplier enroll with the NSC to obtain billing privileges?When will an inspector visit my facility?When is a supplier required to send in a change of information?How should a supplier notify the NSC of their accreditation status?Whom should I contact with Medicare questions?Whom should I contact with Medicare questions?What does the inspector look for with regard to inventory?As a supplier, am I required to document all communications with beneficiaries?How many attempts are made to complete a site visit?Are suppliers required to have beneficiaries sign a document stating they have received warranty information? Will site inspectors look for this signature?Are suppliers required to have beneficiaries sign a document stating they have received warranty information? Will site inspectors look for this signature?What information is needed to file changes of ownership?How can I withdraw an application?Special Payment Rules Regarding Supplier Standard 11May I share space with an existing supplier?May I share space with an existing supplier?What is the difference between supplier standards and quality standards?What is considered permanent visible signage in regard to Supplier Standard 7?Do the revised payment rules for capped rental items preclude suppliers from complying with supplier standard 5?Do the revised payment rules for capped rental items preclude suppliers from complying with supplier standard 5?Must all physical locations be enrolled individually?Should my insurance paperwork show the location(s) being insured?Should my insurance paperwork show the location(s) being insured?As a manufacturer am I able to enroll as a DMEPOS supplier and bill the Medicare program?Are DMEPOS Suppliers required to deliver to the beneficiary?Must my company have a respiratory therapist on staff if it sells oxygen?How long will it take to process my application?Can I operate a durable Medicare equipment company from my home?What impact, if any, does a chiropractor partnering with a physician MD/DO group have on DMEPOS enrollment exemptions?How do I become accredited?How will I be contacted during the processing of my application?How will I be contacted during the processing of my application?Will the NSC or its contractor conduct site visits with regard to accreditation?Surety Bond FAQsWhat documentation should be submitted with the revalidation?What documentation should be submitted with the revalidation?Do I have to submit an authorization agreement for electronic funds transfer (CMS 588) to the NSC?Do I have to submit an authorization agreement for electronic funds transfer (CMS 588) to the NSC?Do I have to submit an authorization agreement for electronic funds transfer (CMS 588) to the NSC?How can I get my billing privileges reactivated?What documentation might the site inspector request?Who is required to be included in the Ownership Interest and/or Managing Control Information (Individuals) Section?What are the reasons why an application may be denied?What are the reasons why an application may be denied?How can I avoid unnecessary development requests and increased processing times?2021 Licensure UpdatesAppeals Process