CMS to Host Webinar on Transition to New CRC Contractor

On Thursday, January 18, 2018, at 1:00 PM ET, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a webinar for the purpose of introducing the new Commercial Repayment Center (CRC) contractor to Non-Group Health Plans. The CRC is responsible for recovery of Medicare conditional payments from liability insurers (including self-insured entities), no-fault insurers […]...Read more

Updated Section 111 User Guide Provides for Transition to MBIs, ORM Termination Defined

Pursuant to the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) of 2015, CMS is required to transition all Medicare beneficiaries from the Social Security Number based Health Insurance Claim Numbers (HICNs) to a new identification number called a Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI). The primary purpose of this initiative is to reduce identify theft associated with […]...Read more