Upcoming CMS Jurisdiction 6 Medicare Contractor Change
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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) Jurisdiction 6 contract to National Government Services (NGS). The clearinghouse is currently working with NGS to obtain transition details and will send additional notifications as soon as they are available.

Providers must be aware of the following:

CPID: 5506
Payer Name: Illinois Medicare Part A
Transition Date: 07/13/2013
Current MAC: National Government Services (NGS)
Old Payer ID: 00131
New Payer ID: Not available at this time

CPID: 1437
Payer Name: Illinois Medicare Part B
Transition Date: 09/07/2013
Current MAC: Wisconsin Physicians Services (WPS)
Old Payer ID: 00952
New Payer ID: Not available at this time

CPID: 5512
Payer Name: Wisconsin Medicare Part A
Transition Date: 07/13/2013
Current MAC: National Government Services (NGS)
Old Payer ID: 00450
New Payer ID: Not available at this time

CPID: 1434
Payer Name: Wisconsin Medicare Part B
Transition Date: 09/07/2013
Current MAC: Wisconsin Physicians Services (WPS)
Old Payer ID: 00951
New Payer ID: Not available at this time

CPID: 3521
Payer Name: Minnesota Medicare Part A
Transition Date: 08/10/2013
Current MAC: Noridian Administrative Services
Old Payer ID: 00320
New Payer ID: Not available at this time

CPID: 1435
Payer Name: Minnesota Medicare Part B
Transition Date: 09/07/2013
Current MAC: Wisconsin Physicians Services (WPS)
Old Payer ID: 00954
New Payer ID: Not available at this time

CPID: 1947
Payer Name: RHHI Home Health Region V - Service Area 7
Transition Date: 07/13/2013
Current MAC: National Government Services (NGS)
Old Payer ID: 00456
New Payer ID: Not available at this time

Action Required: None at this time, however, providers should be aware of the transition and watch for future notifications regarding this transition.

If you have any questions, please contact Client Services at 1-888-348-8457, option 2.