Electronic Payment Functionality to be added to the Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Portal – CMS to hold webinar on March 13, 2019

By Shawn Deane  |  February 27, 2019

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that effective April 1, 2019, electronic payment functionality will be added to the Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Portal (MSPRP). The MSPRP relates to non-group health (NGHP) claims which include workers’ compensation, liability and no-fault.[1]

CMS is holding a webinar for the MSPRP users to discuss its new electronic payment functionality on March 13, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. (EST). CMS’s notice and instructions on how to register for this webinar can be found here

Following the webinar, we will provide a summary on the key items discussed by CMS and the impact these updates will have on the repayment process.

If you have any questions, please contact Shawn Deane at sdeane@verisk.com.


[1] It is noted that this electronic payment functionality will also be added to the Commercial Repayment Center Portal (CRCP). This portal contains group health plans (GHP). A separate webinar for the CRCP is taking place on March 14, 2019. Instructions on how to register can be found here.

Shawn Deane

Shawn Deane is vice president of Medicare / Medicaid compliance and policy at ISO Claims Partners where he concentrates on all facets of Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) compliance. Before joining ISO Claims Partners, he practiced healthcare law and insurance defense. Shawn is on the executive committee as treasurer of the Medicare Advocacy Recovery Coalition (MARC) and was the 2017 president of the National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals (NAMSAP). He has attained the Medicare Set-Aside Certified Consultant (MSCC), as well as the Certified Medicare Secondary Payer Professional (CMSP) certifications. Shawn is a member of the Massachusetts Bar and is licensed in both state and federal courts in Massachusetts.