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Enhancements to MSPRP Improve Conditional Payment Processes

Posted on July 27, 2018 by Daniel Anders

Since its introduction six years ago, the Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Portal (MSPRP) has increasingly become more reliable and useful in communicating to and receiving information from the Medicare conditional payment recovery contractors (BCRC and CRC).  Earlier this month, a…

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What Gets Measured Gets Managed…. What’s Your Number?

Posted on July 23, 2018 by Rita Wilson

In today’s digital environment, if you are an employer, carrier or TPA, you are likely inundated with data.  You get claims data, medical and pharmacy data, predictive analytics, benchmark performance data, claim reports, drug interaction, duplicate therapy and contraindication notices,…

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Case Study: $951,189 in Savings Through MSA Optimization

Posted on July 19, 2018 by Tower MSA

CMS approval is not a legal requirement for an MSA. However, the potential financial repercussions for providing an inadequate MSA are such that many industry stakeholders find it wise to submit proposed MSAs to the agency. Estimating the future medical…

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New Medicare Numbers to Have Limited Impact on MSP Compliance Processes

Posted on July 12, 2018 by Daniel Anders

Since April 2018 the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has been issuing new Medicare identification numbers to some 60 million active Medicare beneficiaries. Pursuant to the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) of 2015, a Medicare Beneficiary…

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