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Last Modified: 11/1/2019 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A, Part B

Ask-the-contractor teleconference (ACT): MBI final countdown (A/B)

Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019

10-11 a.m. ET

Delivery language: English

Starting January 1, 2020, Medicare claims must be submitted with the Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI) only. Medicare will reject claims submitted with the health insurance claim number (HICN), with a few exceptions, and reject all eligibility transactions. Don’t miss out on this important opportunity to learn about the ways you should be obtaining and submitting the MBI on claims now to reduce your risk of Medicare claims rejecting after December 31, 2019.
This one-hour webcast will include the MBI lookup feature in First Coast’s portal, Secure Provider Online Tool (SPOT), as well as other resources to obtain the MBI that will help you ensure a successful transition before the deadline.
To register for this event, you must have an account in First Coast University, our learning management system. Learn how to create an account if you don't have one.
Would you like to submit questions prior to this event? You may submit your questions in advance by emailing them to Please submit your questions no later than November 26.
AAPC accepts hour for hour CMS CEUs when sponsored by CMS national or MAC offices. A certificate of attendance or completion with the CMS logo is necessary to show participation. To claim CEUs attendees will enter certificate information onto their CEU Tracker using the "No Index Number" option. A copy of the certificate does not need to be provided to AAPC unless the member is selected for verification purposes.
Please click here for CEU documentation instructions.
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