CMS Awards Palmetto GBA MAC Jurisdiction M
June 18, 2015 09:29 AM
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has announced the award of the A/B Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) for Jurisdiction M, formally Jurisdiction 11, to Palmetto GBA for the administration of Medicare Part A and Part B Fee-for-Service (FFS) claims as well as the Home Health & Hospice (HH&H) Region C service area.
Palmetto GBA will be the MAC for Medicare Part A and Part B Fee-for-Service (FFS) claims in the States of Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina as well as the Home Health & Hospice (HH&H) for Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas. Providers should not see any change in the MAC’s work since Palmetto GBA is the incumbent contractor for MAC Jurisdiction 11, the current MAC workload numbers will remain the same.
The effective date for the contract is July 13, 2015.