CMS and the MACs


CMS and the MACs (fiscal intermediaries) requirements for patient visits

Get clarification on who can perform specific visits and who can’t; and which visits can be performed by physician assistants or CRNPs.

  • Fighting Flu in Older Adults (download)
  • The actual CFR (which is mentioned in the CMS guidance so you might want to refer to this when reading the guidance). (download doc)
  • The new F-Tag (effective November 2017) associated with physician visits. The information in black is in effect now – that in red is the added language. (download doc)

Frequently Asked Questions: Signature Requirements

  • Change Request (CR) 6698 – Signature Guidelines for Medical Review Purposes (View pdf)