Obtaining Conditional Payment Letter from Medicare
When attempting to settle a claim with a client who has medicare you must obtain the proper information (conditional payment letter) from medicare in order to timely resolve the claim.
Is your client a medicare recipient?In your initial meeting with your client ask them if they are a medicare recipient, if they are be sure to make copies of their medicare card or take all their medicare information from their benefit card(s).
Initial ClaimCall medicare personal injury department at 1-800-999-1118 to open the initial claim.
RepresentationFax a medicare representation letter and a signed medicare proof of representation to medicare at fax number: 405-869-3309
Conditional Payment LetterIn 65 days you should receive a "conditional payment letter" which the insurance company will require in order to properly resolve your claim.