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Noridian/Medicare Transition Update

September 16, 2013, marked the transition to the new Medicare Administrative Contractor, Noridian. In the first few days, SFMS heard about only minor problems with technology, including unstable phone system connectivity, a few issues with the online provider service tool and problems with printing of PDF files from the Noridian website. Most issues have been resolved.

Medicare Transition Update

The transition from Palmetto to the new Medicare Part B fee-for-service contractor, Noridian, is set to take place on September 16, 2013. To ensure that physicians continue to receive their Medicare payments in a timely fashion after the transition, there are a number of things to consider.