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The WCRC, the entity which reviews Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Asides (WCMSAs) for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued the award to Capitol Bridge LLC, a government services firm with its headquarters in Arlington, Virginia. The award notice is as of September 1, 2017 and can be found here. Noteworthy of the award is that it is for …
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Franco Signor was recently named the 1,421st fastest growing private company in the U.S, placing 18th in the entire insurance industry.  This annual list, compiled by Inc. Magazine, ranks the fastest-growing private firms in America.  We are honored to make the 2017 list and expect continued growth, as we strive to better serve clients with an ever expanding array of …
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Session: Important Medicare & Medicaid Changes Primary Plans Need to Leverage for Savings Friday, September 8th / 9:00 – 10:00 am CMS has been actively pursuing conditional payments for close to a decade where there is a settlement, judgment or award. In the fall of 2015, CMS expanded recoveries to include unresolved cases with Ongoing Responsibility for Medical. Given the …
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Blog, Medicare Jurisdiction, Medicare Secondary Payer News, WCMSA

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued an updated Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Aside (WCMSA) Reference Guide on July 31st, although the Reference Guide is dated July 10, 2017. There are several important changes to note within this new Reference Guide (the new Guide can be located here). We have listed the more noteworthy changes first: Updated Amended Review …
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If you were not able to join us for the live webinar event on Monday, July 31st, click here to visit our YouTube channel and check out: Franco Signor Special Webinar Presentation: Analyzing the Newly Announced Medicare Set-Aside (MSA) Amended Review Process

Legal/Legislative News, Medicare Jurisdiction, Medicare Set Aside, WCMSA

There are two recent updates which may impact workers’ compensation payers looking to finalize and foreclose future medical expenses and which additionally may impact claims that involve a Medicare Set-Aside (MSA). I. Arizona Passes Bill 1332 Allowing for Full and Final Settlement of Workers’ Compensation Claims Senate Bill 1332, signed into law by Governor Ducey on May 8, 2017 which …
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