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From The Desk Of Ronda Buhrmester: Proposed Changes To Home Oxygen NCD!

We have been following this closely as stakeholders and suppliers provided comments when the NCD opened up in 2020. This is good news coming on the proposed oxygen NCD! 

Here are a few highlights of changes:

  • Coverage for acute conditions
  • Removal of oxygen CMN
  • Removal of requiring trial of alternative therapies
  • Clarifying exercise testing 
For full details from CMS, click here
The comment period is open for 30 days on proposed changes to the home oxygen NCD.