The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) use a series of specific protocols to standardize case file processes including request, transfers, and naming conventions, as well as Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) reporting and case appeals.
Subject: Standardization of Case File Transmittal and Provider Information Processes, Bankruptcy, Payment Hold, and Cancellation Reporting Between the Medicare Administrative Contractors (MAC) and the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC)
Release Date: May 18, 2018
Effective Date: October 1, 2018
Implementation Date: October 1, 2018
Special Notes: NA