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Change Healthcare security breach updates

Todd Bergstrom
By Todd Bergstrom  |  March 22, 2024  |  All members

Additional information and resources continue to arrive in response to the Change Healthcare security breach. Note that providers should stay alert for messages from federal, state, or commercial payers and billing software vendors regarding these new opportunities or contact their member/provider help desk for specific guidance. 

National Government Services (NGS) published the article, “Change Healthcare/Optum Payment Disruption (CHOPD) Accelerated and Advance Payments for Part A Providers and Part B Suppliers Frequently Asked Questions.”

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a “Statement for Change Healthcare Non-enforcement Medicaid Informational Bulletin.”

United Healthcare’s dedicated website on the Change Healthcare security breach is here.

Please contact Todd Bergstrom at the Association office if you have any questions.  

Todd Bergstrom  |  Director of Research & Data Analysis  |  |  952-851-2486


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