Prior Authorization for PMD Codes K0856 and K0861 to Begin in March 2017!

By Dan Fedor, U.S. Rehab CMS has announced that prior authorization (PA) for power wheelchair codes K0856 (Group 3 single power option) and K0861 (Group 3 multiple power option) will begin in March in New York, Illinois, Missouri and West Virginia. It is expected to go nationwide in July. PA requests from New York, Illinois, Missouri and West Virginia will be accepted …

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Announcing Tech Training Dates and Locations for 2017

U.S. Rehab’s 2017 Tech Training schedule has been set. Similar to last year, we will be offering a beginner and advanced session at each of our locations. Dates and locations for this three-day seminar are below. Registration will be opening soon. April 4-6: Philadelphia, Penn. June 13-15: Heartland Conference, Waterloo, Iowa August 8-10: Houston, Texas …

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Creating More Revenue in Your Service and Repair Department

(Wheelchairs, Scooters, Beds, Lifts, Standers, Gait Trainers and Modifications) With profit margins being squeezed, finding new profitable sources of revenue are critically important.  We have recently acquired a tested software system that is now exclusive to U.S. Rehab: Labor Tracker. It is a web-based program designed to capture all labor units of service (UOS) in …

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