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Printed Date: 9/22/2015
The supplier must be responsible for the delivery of Medicare-covered items to beneficiaries and maintain proof of delivery. The supplier must document that it or another qualified party has, at an appropriate time, provided beneficiaries with necessary information and instructions on how to use Medicare-covered items safely and effectively.
The supplier is 100 percent responsible for delivery of Medicare-covered items and for instruction on the use of those items. That said, the supplier may choose to contract these services out to someone else. But, the ultimate responsibility for ensuring that this happens properly and for maintaining all documentation regarding the requirements in this supplier standard lies with the supplier.
Note several things about this supplier standard and we'll put this in the first person with 'you' being 'the supplier':
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Last Updated: 09/23/2020