• Federal Requirements for the IDR Process

    Wednesday January 4, 2012

    Federal Requirements for the Independent Informal Dispute Resolution Process

    New regulations have been added at 42 CFR, Sections 488.331 and 488.431 as required under section 6111 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 enacted on March 23, 2010. This memorandum provides interim advanced guidance regarding the Federal requirements for the Independent IDR Process for nursing homes.

    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is in the process of updating the SOM to reflect the new regulations found at 42 CFR Sections 488.331 and 488.431. An advance copy of the interim guidance is attached to the memorandum.

    IDR S&C Letter Dec 2011

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