TN 25 (01-04)

HI 01001.274 Components Within CMS That Administer the Part B Premium Surcharge Billing Arrangements

A. Policy-CMS Central Office

1. Office of Financial Management (OFM)

The Office of Financial Management (OFM), Accounting Management Group (AMG), Division of Premium Billing and Collection has overall responsibility for the management and administration of Part B premium surcharge billing arrangements. The address of this component is:

CMS, OFM, AMG
Division of Premium Billing & Collection
N3–21–06
7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21244-1850

2. Office of Information Services (OIS)

The Office of Information Services (OIS), Innovative Healthcare Delivery Systems Group (IHDSG) Division of Medicare Enrollment and Payment Systems is responsible for all Part B surcharge billing systems-related issues including data communication and data access. The Division of Medicare Enrollment and Payment Systems also prepares the monthly surcharge bills and investigates problem cases submitted by the surcharge agency. The address for this component is:

CMS, OIS, IHDSG
Division of Medicare Enrollment and Payment Systems
N3-17-07
7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21244-1850

B. Policy-CMS Regional Office (CMS RO)

The CMS RO is responsible for acting as the initial contact for States and local governments interested in entering into a Part B premium surcharge agreement. The CMS RO will provide general information to States and local governments regarding the Part B Premium Surcharge Billing Program and can provide an information packet that contains the Part B Premium Surcharge Payment Handbook, the Formal Agreement and a Third Party Agency Information Form.


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HI 01001.274 - Components Within CMS That Administer the Part B Premium Surcharge Billing Arrangements - 12/04/2013
Batch run: 12/04/2013
Rev:12/04/2013