Revised CMS-855S Required by March 10, 2023
Novitas Solutions eNews 1/09/2023
The following message is from DMEPOS East Medicare News list-serve 1/09/2023:
Eligible suppliers must use the revised CMS-855S (Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Suppliers) application beginning January 9, 2023. The revised application will be posted on the CMS Forms List (CMS Forms List | CMS) by late December.
National Provider Enrollment DME Contractors (NPEs) will accept the current and revised versions of the CMS-855S through March 10, 2023. After March 10, 2023, only the revised application will be accepted. Visit the Medicare Provider Enrollment and Certification webpage (Provider Enrollment and Certification | CMS) for more information about Medicare enrollment.
Changes to the form include:
- Added Medical Record Correspondence Address to Section 4B2
Revised Section 2E: Products and Accreditation Information to collect whether the supplier fills orders, fabricates or fits items by contracting with other companies.