Prerequisites to Bid

Based on information retrieved from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on 10/23/2018.

Based on information retrieved from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on 10/23/2018.

  • Bidders must be licensed in all states for the product categories for which they plan to bid. To learn about the licensure requirements for each state as it pertains to the National Supplier Clearinghouse, see Palmetto's DMEPOS State License Directory

Based on information retrieved from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on 10/23/2018.

  • A bidder may not submit a bid for a CBA unless, as of the deadline for bid submission, the entity has:
    1. obtained a bid surety bond of $50,000, and
    2. provided the Secretary with proof of having obtained the bid surety bond for each CBA in which the entity submits its bid(s).
  • A list of sureties from which a bond can be secured can be found at the Department of the Treasury's List of Certified Companies website.

Based on information retrieved from Final Rule on 11/19/2018.

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