Timeline

CMS issues Final DMEPOS Rule detailing changes to competitive bidding program

November 14, 2018
83 Fed Reg 56922

CMS begins pre-bidding supplier awareness program

March 7, 2019

CBIC

CMS announces dates for registration and bidding

May 2019
CBIC

CMS begins bidder education program

May 2019
CBIC

Bidder registration period to obtain user IDs and passwords begins

June 2019
CBIC

Bid window opens

June 2019

CBIC (typically 60 days)

Tentative Contract Start Date

January 2021
CBIC

  • Based on information retrieved from CBIC on 3/8/2019.