The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released more data this week about the bids it got in Round 2021 of the DMEPOS competitive bidding program, including the categories that have been put on hold. In total, more than 1,100 qualified bidders participated and there were more than 45,000 bids submitted. Dig into the data here
Which Medicare waivers and changes should stay put post-pandemic? The Commonwealth Fund catalogued the 200+ changes, including 62 impacting post-acute care providers, and created a framework of four questions policymakers should consider going forward. Read the analysis here.