MEDICARE ADMINISTRATIVE CONTRACTOR (MAC)

What is MEDICARE ADMINISTRATIVE CONTRACTOR (MAC)?

MEDICARE ADMINISTRATIVE CONTRACTOR (MAC) meaning The Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003 (MMA) permitted the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to consolidate the Fiscal Intermediary (Part A) and Contractor (Part B) systems into a new system administered by Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs), covering both Part A and Part B claims in one or more geographic jurisdictions.

 

reference: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

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