The Official Medicare Set Aside Blog And Information Resource

Industrial Commission of Arizona Issues Advisory Document Outlining Best Practices for Full and Final Settlements

Medicare Set-Aside Blog, MSP News, State Regulations on July 23, 2018
Posted by Jean S. Goldstein, JD, CMSP

The Administrative Law Judge Division of the Industrial Commission of Arizona has issued guidance for cases involving full and final settlements, in the form of an informative and suggested best practices document.  The document can be found here, and applies to full and final settlements that take place on or after August 3, 2018.  You […] Continue

New WCMSA Reference Guide Issued

CMS, Medicare, Medicare Set-Asides, MSP News, Re-Review Process on August 1, 2017
Posted by Jean S. Goldstein, JD, CMSP

As you may be aware, on July 10th, here on our blog we announced the quiet release of a change to CMS’ re-review process.  However, as we noted at that time, this process was not formalized by CMS, and had simply been released through CMS’ Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Aside Portal (WCMSAP).  Specifically, through a revised WCMSAP User Guide, […] Continue

MEDVAL WEBINAR: Medicare Compliance Today, Tomorrow, and Beyond

MEDVAL News on July 21, 2017
Posted by Jean S. Goldstein, JD, CMSP

On August 21, 2017, MEDVAL, in partnership with Lorman Education Services, will be presenting a four person panel webinar sure to provide you with a better understanding of Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) compliance requirements.  The webinar will focus on current MSP compliance processes, with an in-depth look of where Section 111 Mandatory Insurer Reporting stands […] Continue