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Surety Bonds for Suppliers of Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS)

This article is based on Change Request (CR) 6392. The Centers for Medicare &
Medicaid Services (CMS), via the Medicare Program Integrity Manual, Chapter 10, alerts
certain DMEPOS suppliers that they need to obtain a surety bond as a prerequisite
for enrolling and maintaining enrollment in the Medicare program

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Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Issue Date: March 27, 2009

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