CMS Announces Switch on NGHP Conditional Payment Recovery from BCRC to CRC and Use of ICD-9 and ICD-10 to Determine Payment of Medical Bills

On July 1, 2015, CMS published an announcement on its upcoming transition of Non-Group Health Plan recovery workload from the Benefits Coordination & Recovery Center to the Commercial Repayment Center. As part of the continuing efforts to improve the Coordination of Benefits & Recovery (COB&R) program and claims payment accuracy in Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) … Read moreCMS Announces Switch on NGHP Conditional Payment Recovery from BCRC to CRC and Use of ICD-9 and ICD-10 to Determine Payment of Medical Bills

ICD – 10 Compliance Date Delayed

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen G. Sebelius announced¬† on February 16, 2012 that HHS will be delaying the compliance deadline associated with the implementation of International Classification of Diseases, 10th Edition diagnosis and procedure codes (ICD-10).¬† The proposed regulation was initially set to be effective October 1, 2011; however, in … Read moreICD – 10 Compliance Date Delayed

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