Medicare Part A Cost Report: Easier File Uploads for e-Filing in MCReF Webcast

Thursday, April 29 from 1 – 2:30 pm ET Register for our Medicare Learning Network webcast. Medicare Part A providers: Learn about the new user-friendly upload feature for the Medicare Cost Report e-Filing (MCReF) system. The new feature allows you to: Submit documents without turning them into ZIP files Tag documents Get alerts about missing…

CMS Hosts Medicare Part A Cost Report Appeals Listening Session on March 16

Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) Part A providers are permitted to ask for administrative review of their Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) or Medicare Administrative Contractor final cost report determinations through the Medicare Part A appeals process. CMS is reviewing this process, including barriers that impact resolution of issues. As part of that effort, CMS…

CMS Webinar Tomorrow: E-filing Multiple Cost Reports by Medicare Part A Providers

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will present a new webinar, Medicare Part A Cost Report: New Bulk e-Filing Feature, on Thursday, October 29, 2020 from 1:00PM to 2:30PM ET. Target Audience: Medicare Part A providers and entities that file cost reports for providers. Description: Medicare Part A providers: Learn how to e-file multiple cost reports…

NGS Collaborative Medicare Summit goes Virtual, Expands to Include Hospice, Home Health, and Parts A, B Education

Medicare Part A, Part B and Home Health & Hospice providers and vendors from all Jurisdictions are invited to join the National Government Services Collaborative 2020 Virtual Part A/B, Home Health & Hospice Medicare Summit, scheduled for September 22 – 24. Registration is now open for this FREE live educational webinar event that will host 30 subject matter…

CMS Webinar: Online Status Tracking of Part A Cost Reports

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued the following notice of a forthcoming webinar during which a new online status tracking feature for Part A Cost Reports will be discussed.  The session is geared toward Part A providers and entities that file cost reports for Part A providers. The webinar will air on…

CMS Finalizes Changes to the Appeals Regulations

On May 7, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule that that fine-tunes several of the regulations governing the Medicare appeals process. CMS finalized all the provisions in the rule as proposed. Removal of Requirement That Appellants Sign Appeal Requests CMS finalized its proposal to allow appellants in Medicare…