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CMS: Expect most revalidation letters in early 2012; PECOS changes will make submission much faster

Effective Sep 22, 2011
Published Sep 26, 2011
You won’t be seeing a revalidation letter from your Medicare contractor until January 2012, unless you have providers who currently have no record in CMS’s Provider Enrollment Chain Ownership System (PECOS), agency officials said during a Sept. 20 open door call. CMS is planning to implement huge improvements to its online PECOS website, including a “fast-track” feature that will let you revalidate in “a few minutes.”

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