CHA News Article

Open Payments System Registration Available
Registration required to review or dispute data

Registration is now available for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) open payments system, and is required for physicians or teaching hospitals who want the opportunity to review and dispute data. Only information that has been submitted in the current program year is eligible for the upcoming review and dispute period, targeted to begin in April 2016. New users should first review the system guide found on the CMS website. Previously registered users who have not logged in during the last 180 days should contact the Help Desk at, available from 5:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (PT).

CMS plans to publish 2015 payment data and make updates to the 2013 and 2014 data in June 2016. For more information, visit