Issue Corrected: Attention Providers Billing Medicare Secondary Claims on Paper, TR 40131

March 31, 2014

Co-insurance amounts from the Explanation of Medicare Benefits are now being populated in the claims processing system for paper claims.

Below, is the original message we sent on February 28, 2014, explaining the issue that has now been corrected:

Attention Providers Billing Medicare Secondary Claims on Paper, TR 40131

An issue was identified where the co-insurance amount from the Explanation of Medicare Benefits is not being populated in the claims processing system for paper claims. This issue only affects providers who are billing coordination of benefits on a paper claim form. As a result, paper claims with Medicare co-insurance amounts are requiring manual processing. We will notify you when this issue has been corrected. No provider action is needed.