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The CMS 588 FormHelpful Hints Regarding the Revalidation ProcessChanges of OwnershipMedicare DMEPOS Supplier Participation Agreement - CMS 460Change of Information GuideIndian Health ServicesAppeals ProcessNew Vendor Form- PEF RefundsSuggested Guidelines When Contracting for InventoryRevalidation ReminderNSC Referral Form to Report Possible Supplier Standards ViolationsSample NPI Notification DocumentsNSC Licensure Documentation Web FormNotice of Medicare Withdrawal to BeneficiariesAppeal Rights and Disaffirmed Revalidations and ReactivationsWhat attachments should be submitted for application processing?What is considered an acceptable contract with regard to purchasing inventory?Whom should I contact with Medicare questions?What is the difference between the authorized official and the delegated official?What individuals may sign the certification statement found in PECOS or section 15 of the CMS 855S?Can I make an appointment for my site visit?What impact, if any, does a chiropractor partnering with a physician MD/DO group have on DMEPOS enrollment exemptions?Who is required to be included in section 9?How does an Indian Health Services DMEPOS supplier enroll with the NSC to obtain billing privileges?Are DMEPOS Suppliers required to deliver to the beneficiary?Can I operate a durable Medicare equipment company from my home?What individuals may sign the certification statement found in PECOS or section 15 of the CMS 855S?Should my insurance paperwork show the location(s) being insured?How will I be contacted during the processing of my application?In what section of the 855S application should I record my address?Whom should I contact with Medicare questions?How will I be contacted during the processing of my application?How long will it take to process my application?What information and education resources are available to suppliers from CMS?Standard 12 - May I contract delivery and instruction services out to someone else?When is a supplier required to send in a change of information?How is the effective date of my billing privileges determined?Should my insurance paperwork show the location(s) being insured?What are the qualifications to obtain and retain Medicare DMEPOS billing privileges?What information is needed to file changes of ownership?How can I avoid unnecessary development requests and increased processing times?Accreditation FAQs (Subcontracting)How can I get my billing privileges reactivated?How do I send in a change of information?What is the definition of a managing employee?2014 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 StandardsMedicare Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Supplier StandardsAccreditation and Reaccreditation Waiver Has Been LiftedSite Visit Information2015 Licensure UpdatesWhat's NewMedicare DMEPOS Supplier StatementAccreditation and Surety Bond Exemptions ChartDo the revised payment rules for capped rental items preclude suppliers from complying with supplier standard 5?When will an inspector visit my facility?What are the qualifications to provide diabetic footwear?I am supplying drugs and pharmaceuticals only. What information should I submit to the NSC?Can a medical practitioner (e.g., nurse practitioner, physician) be located at the same physical address as an enrolled pharmacy?What IRS documents are acceptable?Do I have to submit an authorization agreement for electronic funds transfer (CMS 588) to the NSC?What is considered permanent visible signage in regard to Supplier Standard 7?What documentation is considered acceptable regarding the verification of my National Provider Identifier (NPI)?Special Payment Rules Regarding Supplier Standard 11Must my company have a respiratory therapist on staff if it sells oxygen?Are suppliers required to have beneficiaries sign a document stating they have received warranty information? Will site inspectors look for this signature?How do I become accredited?What are the reasons why an application may be denied?How can I withdraw an application?Once received, how long do I have to complete the revalidation information?What are the differences between using Twitter to receive listserv messages and using email?When Are My Billing Privileges Effective?If my application is denied, when may I reapply to the program?What IRS documents are acceptable?May I share space with an existing supplier?How should a supplier notify the NSC of their accreditation status?What does the inspector look for with regard to inventory?What are the reasons why an application may be denied?As a supplier, am I required to document all communications with beneficiaries?Can Chiropractors Enroll as DMEPOS Suppliers?May I share space with an existing supplier?As a manufacturer am I able to enroll as a DMEPOS supplier and bill the Medicare program?Do I have to submit an authorization agreement for electronic funds transfer (CMS 588) to the NSC?How are suppliers chosen to revalidate?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?Do I have to submit an authorization agreement for electronic funds transfer (CMS 588) to the NSC?I recently purchased a DMEPOS company that was already accredited. With the change of ownership, is my business still accredited?Is professional liability insurance and malpractice coverage the same thing?What documentation might the site inspector request?Is my insurance binder sufficient proof of insurance coverage?Must all physical locations be enrolled individually?Will the NSC or its contractor conduct site visits with regard to accreditation?Do appeal rights exist for disaffirmed revalidations and reactivations?What documentation should be submitted with the revalidation?Are suppliers required to have beneficiaries sign a document stating they have received warranty information? Will site inspectors look for this signature?Surety Bond FAQsIs my insurance binder sufficient proof of insurance coverage?What documentation should be submitted with the revalidation?Do appeal rights exist for disaffirmed revalidations and reactivations?What is the difference between supplier standards and quality standards?What information must be included on the insurance documentation?What is accreditation, and why is CMS requiring it for DMEPOS suppliers?How can I be sure the individual present to conduct the site visit is authorized to do so?Are all DMEPOS suppliers required to be accredited?What are the responsibilities of gaseous or liquid oxygen suppliers to continue furnishing products to beneficiaries?How many attempts are made to complete a site visit?Do the revised payment rules for capped rental items preclude suppliers from complying with supplier standard 5?Licensure InformationSite Visit Update April 2021Overview of the DMEPOS Revalidation Process2021 Licensure UpdatesNew Supplier DMEPOS Enrollment Document