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Recent CMS Guidance Allows Non-Medical Staff Practitioners To Order Hospital Outpatient Services

On February 17, 2011, the CMS Office of Clinical Standards and Quality/Survey & Certification Group issued letter memorandum S&C-12-17  regarding who may order hospital outpatient services (the “SCG Letter”).  The SCG Letter clarifies CMS’s interpretation of the Medicare Hospital Conditions of Participation (CoPs) for outpatient services set forth in 42 CFR 482.54.  The regulatory […]

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