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Broker News | January 2018 | Vol. 13 No. 1
Broker News | January 2018 | Vol. 13 No. 1

New Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program Delayed

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is introducing a new preventive service in 2018 called the Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program (MDPP).

The original start date of the MDPP service was listed in the Evidence of Coverage for 1/1/2018. 

CMS has delayed this start date until 4/1/2018. 

Employer Groups and all Medicare Advantage members are being notified of this delay in the start date.


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