CHA News Article

CMS to Host Third Call on Hospital Appeals Settlement
Call scheduled for Oct. 21; settlement requests due Oct. 31

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced a third National Provider Call on the administrative agreement to resolve appeals of patient status denials. The call is scheduled for Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (PT) and is a follow-up to previously held calls on Sept. 9 and Oct. 9. The call will provide hospitals with an opportunity for a live question-and-answer period before administrative agreement requests are due to CMS on Oct. 31. Participants must register before 9 a.m. (PT) on Oct. 21. Call materials for current and past national provider calls are available on the CMS website.