CMS Statement on Opioids and WCMSAs Provides Little Clarity as to Future Review Practices

In a recent post on its website, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) acknowledged the opioid crisis in this country, but provided little clarity as to how it intends to address this crisis in its review and approval of Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Asides (WCMSAs). The 12/14/2017 statement provides as follows: CMS understands the […]...Read more