Insurance giant Cigna (NYSE: CI) and home health coordination company Care Centrix have been accused of a fraudulent billing scheme, in which beneficiaries were allegedly overcharged for in-home medical equipment. It contracts with other organizations that offer certain services and products to Cigna […] In an action that’s been deemed the “largest criminal health care fraud takedown” in the Department of Justice’s history, 243 individuals — including home health care providers — have been charged for their participation in schemes involving approximately $712 million in false billings.
Bloomfield, Connecticut-based Cigna is the fourth-largest U. The defendants are charged with various health care fraud-related crimes, including conspiracy […] Suppliers of certain home health products soon will be able to bid for contracts to begin in 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced.
“Omni-channel marketing doesn’t apply to the DME industry.” As we learned with our Hurry Cane customers, omni-channel marketing is, in fact, very applicable to medical equipment business.
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Equipment and supplies ordered by a health care provider for everyday or extended use.
Coverage for DME may include: oxygen equipment, wheelchairs, crutches or blood testing strips for diabetics.
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WAC 182-501-0169 allows clients receiving any of these services to request an exception to the limits if their health care needs are not being met.