Upcoming CMS Jurisdiction JE Medicare Contractor Change
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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) Jurisdiction JE (previously known as Jurisdiction 1) contract to Noridian Administrative Services, LLC (NAS). The clearinghouse is currently working with NAS to obtain transition details and will send additional notifications as soon as they are available.
Providers must be aware of the following:

CPID: 1436
Payer Name: Northern California Medicare Part B
Transition Date: 09/16/2013
Current MAC: Palmetto Government Benefit Authorizers (PGBA)
Old Payer ID: 01102
New Payer ID: 01112

CPID: 1444
Payer Name: Southern California Medicare Part B
Transition Date: 09/16/2013
Current MAC: Palmetto Government Benefit Authorizers (PGBA)
Old Payer ID: 01192
New Payer ID: 01182

CPID: 3598
Payer Name: California Medicare Part A
Transition Date: 08/26/2013
Current MAC: Palmetto Government Benefit Authorizers (PGBA)
Old Payer ID: 01101
New Payer ID: 01111

CPID: 2467
Payer Name: Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam and Northern Marianas Medicare Part B
Transition Date: 09/16/2013
Current MAC: Palmetto Government Benefit Authorizers (PGBA)
Old Payer ID: 01202
New Payer ID: 01212

CPID: 5567
Payer Name: Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam and Northern Marianas Part A
Transition Date: 08/26/2013
Current MAC: Palmetto Government Benefit Authorizers (PGBA)
Old Payer ID: 01201
New Payer ID: 01211

CPID: 1446
Payer Name: Nevada Medicare Part B
Transition Date: 09/16/2013
Current MAC: Palmetto Government Benefit Authorizers (PGBA)
Old Payer ID: 01302
New Payer ID: 01312

CPID: 5907
Payer Name: Nevada Medicare Part A
Transition Date: 08/26/2013
Current MAC: Palmetto Government Benefit Authorizers (PGBA)
Old Payer ID: 01301
New Payer ID: 01311

CPID: 2676
Payer Name: J1 Mutual of Omaha CA, NV, HI
Transition Date: 08/26/2013
Current MAC: Palmetto Government Benefit Authorizers (PGBA)
Old Payer ID: 01901
New Payer ID: 01911
Contractor number (Payer ID) changes:

Providers only need to include the CPID (not Contractor Number) in the claim. The clearinghouse will manage the Contractor Number changes for our customers.

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.