Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

Physician Notes:
Look for MBIs on Remittance Advice Going Forward, CMS Says

Plus: MAC reminds practices to forward CERT documentation now. New Medicare Beneficiary Identifiers (MBIs) will be returned on remittance advice from Medicare now, even if you sent the original claim with a valid and active Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN) instead of an MBI. However, it is important to remember that CMS will accept either the MBI or HICN for [...]