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October 25, 2010

Adjustments to the durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies section of the official medical fee schedule to conform with the changes in the Medicare payment system are posted to 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 (OMFS) to conform with changes in the Medicare payment system as required by Labor Code section 5307.1.   

Effective Oct. 1, 2010, the order is the Medicare quarterly update for the current year. The update includes all changes identified in change request number 7070.

The orders adopting the adjustments can be found at http://www.dir.ca.gov/DWC/OMFS9904.htm.

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