CMS has released an alert to notify all users that the web address for the NGHP Section 111 COBSW will change effective June 14, 2015. Starting on that date, users navigating to the old address will be redirected to the new address. The redirect will be in effect for 90 days only and users will need to use the new address as of September 13, 2015.
No other changes to the COBSW are being announced at this time other than the address change. The new address is as follows, but is not expected to be active prior to June 14, 2015: https://www.cob.cms.hhs.gov/Section111/
This alert dated May 18, 2015, but released publicly on May 26, 2015, can be found at the following address: http://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Coordination-of-Benefits-and-Recovery/Mandatory-Insurer-Reporting-For-Non-Group-Health-Plans/Downloads/New-Downloads/Technical-Alert-New-Web-Address-for-the-Section-111-COBSW.pdf
For more information, please contact Frank Fairchok, Senior Manager of MedicareConnect at Frank.Fairchok@helioscomp.com.