42 CFR 424.37 - Evidence of authority to sign on behalf of the beneficiary.

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§ 424.37 Evidence of authority to sign on behalf of the beneficiary.
(a) Beneficiary incapable. When a party specified in § 424.36(b) signs a claim or request for payment statement, he or she must also submit a brief statement that—
(1) Describes his or her relationship to the beneficiary; and
(2) Explains the circumstances that make it impractical for the beneficiary to sign the claim or statement.
(b) Beneficiary not present for services. When a representative of the provider, nonparticipating hospital, or supplier signs a claim or request for payment statement under § 424.36(c), he or she must explain why it was not possible to obtain the beneficiary's signature. (For example: “Patient not physically present for test.”)
[53 FR 6640, Mar. 2, 1988; 53 FR 12945, Apr. 20, 1988]

Title 42 published on 2014-10-01

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  • 2014-12-05; vol. 79 # 234 - Friday, December 5, 2014
    1. 79 FR 72500 - Medicare Program; Requirements for the Medicare Incentive Reward Program and Provider Enrollment
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
      Final rule.
      These regulations are effective on February 3, 2015.
      42 CFR Parts 405, 424, and 498

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Title 42 published on 2014-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 42 CFR 424 after this date.

  • 2014-12-05; vol. 79 # 234 - Friday, December 5, 2014
    1. 79 FR 72500 - Medicare Program; Requirements for the Medicare Incentive Reward Program and Provider Enrollment
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
      Final rule.
      These regulations are effective on February 3, 2015.
      42 CFR Parts 405, 424, and 498