New Medicare Card: 75% of Claims Submitted with MBI
Monday, July 1, 2019
Many providers are using the new Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI) for Medicare transactions. For the week ending June 14, providers submitted 75% of fee-for-service claims with the MBI. Help protect your patient’s personal identity by using their MBI for Medicare business, including claims submission and eligibility transactions. Here is how you are using the MBI on claims:
- Institutional: 75%
- Professional: 76%
- Durable Medical Equipment: 64%
Review the MLN Matters Article to learn about getting and using the MBI.