AGG attorneys Glenn P. Hendrix and Jennifer Downs Burgar authored the article, “Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Issues Final Rule with More Stringent Standards for DMEPOS Suppliers” on BioSpace.com. On August 27, 2010, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule promulgating new and revised standards for Medicare durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS) suppliers. The standards are more stringent and aimed at reducing fraud and protecting Medicare beneficiaries. The new standards will be effective September 27, 2010, and will require immediate action by suppliers. To read the full article, please click here.