The Vitals

104 House Lawmakers Push OMB To Quickly Release DME Rule

September 29, 2017
A bipartisan group of more than 100 lawmakers joined House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA) in a letter asking the Office of Management and Budget to quickly release an interim final rule on durable medical equipment and adjustments to pay rates for suppliers in non-competitive bid areas. The industry hopes the rule will lead to a higher pay rate for those suppliers. “This is an unmistakable signal of bipartisan Congressional support for clearing this rule and providing...

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