MLN Matters Article (New) MM13402: Processing Claims Affected by Retroactive Entitlement
This new Article comprises Subregulatory Guidance for when certain claims are payable beyond the timely filing limit and how to handle claims when you can’t submit a patient assessment. MLN Matters (MM) Articles are based on information contained within Change Requests (CRs). In this case, this article is based on content within CR13402 that is posted on the CMS website at
Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Issue Date: October 19, 2023
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