Bid for WCRC with LMSA Capabilities Delayed by CMS

Earlier this year, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) solicited bids in an RFP for a Workers’ Compensation Review Contractor (WCRC) to review workers’ compensation Medicare Set Aside (WCMSA) proposals, which potentially include liability Medicare Set Asides (LMSAs). The bid was to be released on September 22, 2016, but has been delayed. When … Read moreBid for WCRC with LMSA Capabilities Delayed by CMS

CMS Seeking to Expand its WCMSA Re-Review Process

On February 11, 2014, CMS issued an alert regarding a proposed expansion of the WCMSA re-review process. The alert states the following: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced on February 11th that it is seeking comments on the manner in which CMS plans to expand the Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Aside Arrangement (WCMSA) re-review … Read moreCMS Seeking to Expand its WCMSA Re-Review Process

New WCRC Vendor Taking Over 7/2/12

It appears that the new WCRC vendor, Provider Resources, Inc., will be taking over the review of all WCMSA submissions beginning July 2, 2012. A message was recently posted to the WCMSAP confirming the following: Effective July 2, 2012, please contact the WCRC, regarding Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-aside (WCMSA) proposals submitted to CMS for review, … Read moreNew WCRC Vendor Taking Over 7/2/12

WCRC Contract Protest Dismissed

On August 3, 2011 the GAO dismissed the protest filed by Data and Analytics Solutions, Inc. in reference to the WCRC contract awarded to Provider Resources, Inc. effective July 1, 2011. Data and Analytics Solutions, Inc. had filed a bid for the WCRC contract and was not chosen. They filed the protest alleging that the … Read moreWCRC Contract Protest Dismissed

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