CMS Posts New 855A Form with No Guidance

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) posted a revised 855A on its web site, and removed the existing 855A form approved 02/2008 without prior notice. The new form contains multiple changes, especially to the Sections 5 and 6, regarding organizations and individuals with ownership and control of the Medicare provider: www.cms.gov/cmsforms/downloads/cms855a.pdf Unfortunately, CMS…