Medicare Private Practice for SLPs In July 2008, the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA) of 2008 (2008) was passed. This Act included a provision that will allow speech-language pathologists (SLPs) in private practice to bill the Medicare program beginning July 1, 2009. Applications for enrollment will be accepted by the Centers for ... Article
Article  |   July 01, 2009
Medicare Private Practice for SLPs
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  • Mark Kander
    Health Care Regulatory Analysis, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Rockville, MD
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Older Adults & Aging / Practice Management / Professional Issues & Training / Articles
Article   |   July 01, 2009
Medicare Private Practice for SLPs
SIG 15 Perspectives on Gerontology, July 2009, Vol. 14, 28-30. doi:10.1044/gero14.1.28
SIG 15 Perspectives on Gerontology, July 2009, Vol. 14, 28-30. doi:10.1044/gero14.1.28
Abstract

In July 2008, the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA) of 2008 (2008) was passed. This Act included a provision that will allow speech-language pathologists (SLPs) in private practice to bill the Medicare program beginning July 1, 2009. Applications for enrollment will be accepted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) starting June 2, 2009.

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