TN 2 (10-02)

NL 00716.010 Information About the Critical Payment System (CPS) Notices

PROCESS

1. Title II Benefits

The CPS pays Title II benefits:

  • in critical cases;

  • when regular MBR payments cannot be made; and

  • when the beneficiary is in current payment status but additional benefits are due.

2. Additional CPS Payments

In addition to the Title II benefits, the CPS also:

  • makes one-time payments; and,

  • establishes continuing monthly payments.

3. Beneficiary Notices Automatically Generated

The CPS automatically generates a beneficiary notice when:

  • payment is initiated (except in certain situations , see MSOM INTRANETCPS 001.004 through MSOM INTRANETCPS 001.006); and,

  • a correction transaction changes the monthly benefit payment..


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NL 00716.010 - Information About the Critical Payment System (CPS) Notices - 11/15/2016
Batch run: 11/15/2016
Rev:11/15/2016