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Medicare Contractors Propose Big Changes to Wound Care Payments

Monday, April 10, 2017   (1 Comments)
Posted by: Becky Carroll
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The WOCN Society recently submitted comments to two contractors (First Coast Option & Novitas Solutions) who have proposed concerning changes to wound care policies. The WOCN Society provided comments directly to the changes available here: First Coast Option & Novitas Solutions, as well as participated in developing comment through the Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders.


Myra F. Varnado says...
Posted Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Well done WOCN Society! It is unfathomable that these LCD's have the authority to designate such arbitrary "reasoning" in light of the excellent literature sources you cited. Keep pushing!

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