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Are You Ready for Noridian – Your New Medicare MAC?

Medicare Transition to Noridian from Palmetto GBA

The Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services (CMS) first announced in September 2012 that Noridian Healthcare Solutions has been named the new Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) for Medicare Parts A and B in California, Nevada and Hawaii, as well as the U.S. territories of American Samoa, Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands (Jurisdiction E, previously called Jurisdiction Read more

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Palmetto GBA’s Appeal Denied Again, Noridian Will Be The New Contractor!

Breaking News

The U.S. Court of Federal Claims has denied two protests that were filed challenging a decision by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to award the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) contract for Medicare Parts A and B in Jurisdiction E to Noridian Administrative Services. CMS and Noridian will now move forward to implement Read more

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Medicare is Reorganizing, How Will This Affect You?

Map of Medicare Administrative Contractors (MAC)

The Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003 (MMA) authorized the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to make significant changes to the Medicare fee-for-service program’s administrative structure that will make the Medicare program “dynamic, competitive and performance-based”.  Subsequently, CMS replaced the fiscal intermediary (FI) and carrier contracts and integrated the administration Read more

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