The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) confirmed in a December 12, 2016 Technical Alert that starting on January 1, 2017, the TPOC (Total Payment Obligation to the Claimant) reporting threshold for physical-trauma based liability cases has been decreased from $1,000 to $750.  Previously, the $750 threshold was applied to Workers’ Compensation and No-Fault claims (effective October 1, 2016). The WC threshold increased to $750 from $300, and the No-Fault threshold increased to $750 from $0.  Notably, there is no TPOC threshold for exposure or ingestion-based liability claims.

Read the full CMS Technical Alert here.

CONTACT US
221, Mount Olimpus, Rheasilvia, Mars,
Solar System, Milky Way Galaxy
+1 (999) 999-99-99
PGlmcmFtZSBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lmdvb2dsZS5jb20vbWFwcy9lbWJlZD9wYj0hMW0xOCExbTEyITFtMyExZDYwNDQuMjc1NjM3NDU2ODA1ITJkLTczLjk4MzQ2MzY4MzI1MjA0ITNkNDAuNzU4OTkzNDExNDc4NTMhMm0zITFmMCEyZjAhM2YwITNtMiExaTEwMjQhMmk3NjghNGYxMy4xITNtMyExbTIhMXMweDAlM0EweDU1MTk0ZWM1YTFhZTA3MmUhMnNUaW1lcytTcXVhcmUhNWUwITNtMiExc2VuITJzITR2MTM5MjkwMTMxODQ2MSIgd2lkdGg9IjEwMCUiIGhlaWdodD0iMTAwJSIgZnJhbWVib3JkZXI9IjAiIHN0eWxlPSJib3JkZXI6MCI+PC9pZnJhbWU+
Thank You. We will contact you as soon as possible.
Shapiro Settlement Solutions
CONTACT US FOR CONSULTATION
Thank You. We will contact you as soon as possible.