How much can a Method II supplier charge Medicare as a primary payer for home hemodialysis patients?
The supplier must bill its durable medical equipment regional carrier (DMERC) for home dialysis equipment and supplies. The supply company must accept Medicare assignment. The maximum a supplier can bill for home hemodialysis equipment and supplies for one month is $1,490.85. See Chapter 8, §90.2.2 of the Medicare Claims Processing Manual.