The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) attend up to 3 one-hour conference calls and otherwise participate in a process for withholding payments for beneficiaries with a Do Not Forward notice. This involves assessing HIGLAS and MCS changes.
Subject: MCS Analysis Only: Undeliverable Medicare Summary Notices (UMSNs) - Beneficiary Do Not Forward Process
Release Date: October 27, 2017
Effective Date: April 1, 2018
Implementation Date: April 2, 2018
Special Notes: N/A