Therapy Caps Exception Process 2007, Repeal of Caps and Compression Garment Non-Coverage

 ~ Excerpted from the April 2007 Issue of LymphLink

By Robert (Bob) Weiss , MS , LE Legislative Advocate

The process by which exceptions are obtained for exceeding the $1780 annual limit to physical and speech therapy and occupational therapy have been published. The following is a URL for California and other states covered by the NHIC Medicare Contractor. Medicare Part B Contractors have issued or will issue similar direction for their regions.