In order to participate in the Medicare program, federal law requires certain providers to have a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with a Quality Improvement Organization (QIO). MOAs are informational and outline the QIO’s and provider’s responsibilities during the review process.
Medicare providers in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Areas 2, 3 and 4 (District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, North Dakota, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Wyoming, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin) need to return a signed MOA to KEPRO by July 31, 2014.
Please download the MOA form and return the signed document to KEPRO by July 31, 2014:
We also request that you download the Provider Update form and return the completed form with your MOA so that we can update our records and better serve you.
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