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CMS Releases Version 3.3 Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Aside Reference Guide

CMS, Medicare Set-Aside Blog, Medicare Set-Asides, MSP News on April 28, 2021
Posted by Shannon Flynn

by Crissy Sherman, CMS Operations Manager Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a revised Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Aside (WCMSA) Reference Guide Version 3.3 (dated April 19, 2021) late last week. Changes are detailed in Section 1.1 of the updated guide and include the following highlights, which may impact your claim management: Instructions for […] Continue

CMS Releases Version 6.3 of NGHP MMSEA Section 111 User Guide

CMS, Mandatory Insurer Reporting, Medicare Set-Aside Blog, MSP News on April 13, 2021
Posted by Shannon Flynn

by Frank Fairchok, Vice President of Medicare Reporting Services and AnnaMarie Sorrento, Programs and Projects Manager Last week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released Version 6.3 of the Non-Group Health Plan (NGHP) MMSEA Section 111 User Guide, a key resource for addressing Section 111 reporting requirements as mandated by Section 111 of […] Continue

Frank Fairchok Joins MEDVAL as Vice President of Medicare Reporting Services

Medicare Set-Aside Blog, MSP News on March 26, 2021
Posted by Shannon Flynn

This week, MEDVAL welcomed Frank Fairchok to our team as Vice President of Medicare Reporting Services. In this role, he will provide technical oversight of all aspects of MEDVAL’s Medicare reporting service offerings. “We are extremely excited to add Frank’s strong background and unparalleled experience to our team,” said Jon Gunter, President of MEDVAL. “He […] Continue

Highlights from the Benefits Coordination & Recovery Center (BCRC) NGHP Beneficiary Recovery Process Webinar

CMS, Conditional Payments, Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Portal, Medicare Set-Aside Blog, MSP News on December 21, 2020
Posted by Shannon Flynn

On December 9, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) held a webinar focused on the Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) recovery process when a Medicare beneficiary receives a settlement, judgment, award, or other payment. The Benefits Coordination & Recovery Center (BCRC) presented a refresher on the beneficiary recovery process, including what functions can be […] Continue