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Part B System "Workaround"

CMS requests that Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) help handle issues of denials related to modifiers on claims. This change in the Part B system is described as a "workaround."

 Full Transmittal: https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Transmittals/2018Downloads/R3962CP.pdf

Subject: Modifications to the National Coordination of Benefits Agreement (COBA) Crossover Process

Number: 3962

Title: 10453

Release Date: February 2, 2018

Effective Date: July 1, 2018; October 1, 2018 - (For VMS, the effective date is process date.)

Implementation Date: July 2, 2018 -(For VMS--analysis, design, and coding completed); October 1, 2018 - (For VMS--testing, support tasks, and implementation)

Special Notes: N/A

 

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    Lacy Gaskins