CMS Announces Extension of Enrollment Moratoria for Home Health and Ground Ambulance Suppliers and the Inclusion of Four New Metropolitan Areas: Fort Lauderdale, Detroit, Dallas and Houston

On January 30, 2014, CMS announced new temporary moratoria on home health agency enrollments in four metropolitan areas: Fort Lauderdale, Detroit, Dallas and Houston.  The moratoria will also include enrollments of new ground ambulance suppliers in the greater Philadelphia area.  CMS indicated that it would also be extending the current enrollment moratoria of home health agencies in Chicago and Miami and ground ambulance suppliers in Houston for an additional six-month period.  While no new provider or supplier applications will be… Read More >