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Last Modified: 12/3/2020 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A

Suspension of 2% sequestration for biweekly PIP and pass-through payments

Effective April 28, 2020, in accordance with 3709 of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act signed on March 27, 2020, the 2% payment sequestration reduction applied to all biweekly periodic interim payments (PIP) and pass-through payments has been suspended through December 31, 2020. All biweekly PIP and pass-through payments will be adjusted for a 2% increase outside of their normal reviews for the biweekly payments starting with the remittance on May 27, 2020, for Florida providers, and June 2, 2020, for Puerto Rico providers. Individual rate notification letters will not be issued.
Any questions regarding your biweekly payments PIP or pass-through payments should be directed to our reimbursement team at InterimReimbReviews@fsco.com
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