The 19th Annual CAC-PIAC Meeting will be held on Friday, November 15, in Alexandria, VA. The one-day event will feature key industry speakers and provide attendees the opportunity to learn from each other while discussing local concerns. Reach out to your state’s CAC and PIAC representatives to make sure they are bringing your pressing issues to the group.Read More
APMA submitted comments to Wisconsin Physicians’ Services (WPS) on November 8 in response to its proposed Draft Wound Care Local Coverage Determination (LCD) DL37228. This draft LCD, as written, would continue to not provide coverage for debridement of Stage II pressure ulcers or chronic diabetic foot ulcers, unless neuropathy and/or neuroischemia were present, and chronic non-pressure ulcers with tissue severity of "Limited to Breakdown of Skin."Read More
APMA submitted comments yesterday to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), in response to CMS’ Final Rule: CMS 6058-FC; Medicare, Medicaid, and Children's Health Insurance Programs; Program Integrity Enhancements to the Provider Enrollment Process.Read More
APMA is meeting with the office of Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar on November 5, to discuss a number of matters of interest to our membership.Read More
ICD-10 Changes for Today and 2020
November 21, 2019 | 8:00 p.m. EST
On November 21, 2019, APMA will host "ICD-10 Changes for Today and 2020." Jeffrey Lehrman, DPM; David Freedman, DPM; Sarah Abshier, DPM; and Lawrence Santi, DPM, will present.