The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests that Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) bypass blood editing on inpatient claims according to rules for teaching hospitals that submit inpatient claims for MA beneficiaries.
Subject: Update to Common Working File (CWF) Blood Editing on Medicare Advantage (MA) Enrollees' Inpatient Claims for Indirect Medical Education (IME) Payment
Release Date: April 7, 2017
Effective Date: October 1, 2017
Implementation Date: October 2, 2017
Special Notes: N/A