What You Need to Know: Medicare Beneficiary Identifier Frequently Asked Questions

May 16, 2018

On 5/2/2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published an updated version of their frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding the New Medicare Card rollout and the Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI) that is replacing the Social Security Number-based Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN). The questions pertain to all Medicare providers and discusses crossover, claim submission, eligibility checks and much more. 

View the full document of the FAQs on the CMS website.