CMS Jimmo Settlement Clarification

 

Recently, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the long anticipated revised program manual guidance in accordance with the Jimmo v. Sebelius settlement agreement, and has initiated their outreach and education efforts.  Attached is a brief summary of the history of Jimmo and highlights from the recently released CMS program manual updates, educational materials, and recent National Provider Call.  In addition, we have provided web links to the pertinent court, CMS, and AHCA documents to-date related to Jimmo.  AHCA will provide a more detailed analysis of the updated CMS policy related to the Jimmo settlement in the near future.


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