CHA News Article

Noridian to Host Public Meeting on Part A Coverage Determinations Jan. 14

Noridian has announced that it will hold a public Part A Open Door Coverage meeting on Jan. 14 from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (PT) in San Francisco. The meeting will be conducted both in person — at the University of California, San Francisco Medical Sciences Building, Cole Hall, 513 Parnassus Avenue – and by conference call. Dr. Bernice Hecker, Noridian’s executive medical director, will discuss topics related to local coverage determinations, as well as inpatient medical necessity and review; critical care; research; and CERT errors and findings.

To attend in person, participants should pre-register with Amber Petersen at To attend by phone, dial (800) 932-1100 and request the open door coverage call. For more information about the meeting, visit