Medicare Part B covers dialysis services for beneficiaries with end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Prior OIG reviews identified inappropriate Medicare payments made for ESRD (dialysis) services that were medically unnecessary, not properly ordered, undocumented, or did not comply with Medicare consolidated billing requirements.
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Agency Reviewed / Investigated:
Submitting OIG-Specific Report Number:
Component, if applicable:
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
External entity, if applicable:
Bio-Medical Applications of Arecibo, Inc.
Type of Report:
Funds for Better Use:
Number of Recommendations: