ALERT: CMS Awards Capitol Bridge LLC With Workers’ Compensation Review Contractor Contract
On September 1, 2017, Capitol Bridge LLC secured the contract with the Department of Health and Human Services to become the new Workers’ Compensation Review Contractor (WCRC). The WCRC reviews Medicare Set-aside proposals and independently prices future medical costs and prescription costs related to a work injury. The contract is valued at over $60 million. When the prior contract was awarded in 2011, it was valued at about $5 million. We are working to confirm the transition date as well as the changes that may be anticipated as a result of the transition. We will notify you once this information is confirmed.