CMS Completes Restructuring of the COB and MSP Recovery Activities
Jesse Hamby
February 6, 2014

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has completed the restructuring of the Coordination of Benefits (COB) and Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) recovery activities. Coordination of Benefits activities for both Group Health Plans and Non-Group Health Plans (that is, liability insurance (including self-insurance), no-fault insurance, and workers’ compensation laws or plans) and Recovery activities for Non-Group Health Plans have been fully transitioned from the Coordination of Benefits contractor and the Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Contractor to the new Benefits Coordination & Recovery Center (BCRC).

Contact information for the BCRC is available on the Contacts page of the Coordination of Benefits & Recovery Overview section of  The following link may be used to access the section’s main page,  Once on the main page, click the Contacts link on the left side menu and scroll to the Benefits Coordination & Recovery Center (BCRC) section.  Please continue to visit for the most current information.