CMS recently released the results of its ‘Computation of Annual Recovery Thresholds for Certain Liability Insurance, No-Fault Insurance, and Workers’ Compensation Settlements, Judgments, Awards, or Other Payments.’
According to the report from the CMS Financial Services Group, the average cost of collection for Non-Group Health Plan (NGHP) cases (liability insurance and self-insurance, no-fault insurance, and workers’ compensation) is $297 per case. This calculation was based on data collected...
On June 18, 2015, CMS issued an Alert entitled "Modification of Matching Criteria Used When Reporting Partial Social Security Numbers for Liability Insurance (Including Self-Insurance), No Fault Insurance, and Workers’ Compensation." The text of that alert is copied below:
New Matching Criteria for Partial SSNs
In order to determine if individuals are Medicare beneficiaries, the following information is used: