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Printed Date: 9/22/2015
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has authorized nationwide waivers under §1812(f) of the Social Security Act retroactive to March 1, 2020, for those impacted by COVID-19. Medicare Fee-For-Service (FFS) operations will implement the following policies and procedures for all claims, not just for the COVID-19 diagnoses.
Additional Documentation Requests (ADRs)
Targeted Probe and Education (TPE)
Note: Providers must resume compliance with normal Medicare fee-for-service rules and regulations as soon as they are able. The waivers or modifications a provider was operating under are no longer available after the termination of the emergency period.
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Last Updated: 04/06/2020