Attention Skilled Nursing Facilities

Attention Skilled Nursing Facilities

Beginning in June 2014, Skilled Nursing Facility claims with a CBSA (Core Based Statistical Area) Wage Index equal to "blank", was reimbursing only the non-labor portion of the RUG (Resource Utilization Group) payment. This impacted SNF claims with Dates of Service between April 01, 2014 through July 17, 2014. Please see Claims Payments Issues for more information.

 

Did You Know WPS Medicare Offers an IVR Operating Guide?

Did You Know WPS Medicare Offers an IVR Operating Guide?

The IVR offers quick and easy access to Medicare information, such as eligibility, claim status, check information, and much more! The IVR Operating Guide was created to assist callers with using the IVR. It also provides detailed information about what is offered in the IVR system. To view the guide, please visit the IVR page on our website.

 

On Demand Training Available At Your Convenience

On Demand Training Available At Your Convenience

WPS Medicare understands that a provider's office is a busy place. With this in mind, WPS Medicare would like to bring the education to you. We are proud to offer On Demand training on a variety of topics to our provider community. To access our On Demand Training web page, hover over the Training tab on any web page and select "On Demand Training" from the drop down menu.

 

Did You Know there is now a CMS Secure Net Access Portal (C-SNAP) Manual?

Did You Know there is now a CMS Secure Net Access Portal (C-SNAP) Manual?

The manual for C-SNAP offers quick and easy steps to perform various functions, such as registering for a C-SNAP user ID, checking patient eligibility, status on a claim, status on a Part A or Part B appeal, and much more! The manual was created to assist users with all functions within the tool. To view the manual, please visit C-SNAP and select the User Manual link on the left hand navigation of the web page.

 

SNF Non-Labor IVR Operating Guide On Demand Training C-SNAP

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