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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today issued a final reminder about new requirements for most suppliers of durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS) to meet new quality standards by Oct. 1 and obtain a surety bond by Oct. 2 as required under Federal law.
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Medicare beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare health and prescription drug plans will continue to have a wide range of plan options in 2010, and those beneficiaries who decide to change plans should find choosing a new plan simpler than in previous years.
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SECRETARY SEBELIUS AWARDS $40 MILLION TO STATES TO FIND, ENROLL CHILDREN IN CHIP, MEDICAID

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Medicare today called on Medicare-contracted health insurance and prescription drug plans to suspend potentially misleading mailings to beneficiaries about health care and insurance reform.
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On September 14, 2009, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule that would establish a prospective payment system (PPS) for dialysis services for Medicare beneficiaries with end-stage renal disease (ESRD).