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CMS to Begin Utilizing 2011 Life Table

CMS, ICD-10, ICD-10, Medicare Set-Aside Blog, MEDVAL News, MSP News on March 30, 2016
Posted by Jean S. Goldstein, JD, CMSP

CMS has yet to issue a notification or alert regarding use of an updated life table.  However, the CMS WCMSA web portal, where we upload our CMS submissions, has alerted authorized web portal users that as of March 31, 2016, CMS will begin referencing CDC’s Table 1: Life table for the total population: United States, […] Continue

Changes to the Non-Group Health Plan Recovery Workload

CMS, Conditional Payments, ICD-10, Mandatory Insurer Reporting, Medicare Set-Aside Blog, News and Events on July 1, 2015
Posted by Erin O'Neill, PA-C, JD

Following the 2013 transition of most Group Health Plan (GHP) recovery activity to the Commercial Repayment Center (CRC), CMS has announced that certain Non-Group Health Plan (NGHP) recovery activity will also be transitioned to the CRC in the near future. Effective October 2015, the CRC will assume the responsibility for conditional payment recovery activities in […] Continue