Friday, April 26, 2013

Down but not out

Still breathing on life-support.

Scooter Store settles dispute
By Patrick Danner - Express-News

The Scooter Store appears to have resolved a dispute that could have forced it to shut down and liquidate its business.

After The Scooter Store's bankruptcy last week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services froze all Medicare payments due the New Braunfels supplier of power wheelchairs and scooters on April 17.

CMS contended it was entitled to take Medicare payments owed The Scooter Store for pre-bankruptcy services to offset millions in overpayments the agency previously made to the company.

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