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Dec. 7, 2009
Adjustments to the DMEPOS section of the Official Medical Fee Schedule to conform to changes in the Medicare payment system are posted on the DWC Web site
The Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) has posted an order adjusting the durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS) section of the Official Medical Fee Schedule to conform to changes in the Medicare payment system as required by Labor Code section 5307.1. The update includes all changes identified in Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services Change Request (CR) number CR6720. The order is effective for services on or after Jan. 1, 2010.
The order adopting the adjustments can be found at http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/OMFS9904.htm#3.