DME Suppliers Await CBO Score On Competitive Bidding Alternative
This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet
Durable medical equipment supplier groups pressed their “Market Pricing Program” during a May 9 House subcommittee hearing as an alternative to the Medicare competitive bidding program. The Congressional Budget Office is currently analyzing the proposal.
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