Designated as a Regional Home Health Intermediary, Palmetto GBA administers benefits for home health and hospice agencies' services to Medicare beneficiaries in 16 states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.
United Government Services (UGS) is a Medicare Part A Intermediary that has had an agreement for over 30 years with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) to process Medicare Part A claims and provide other administrative services. UGS has become CMS' largest Medicare Part A Intermediary through its continued growth. Approximately 30.4 million claims nationwide are processed annually by UGS. As an intermediary, UGS processes claims received from: Home Health and Hospice providers in: Wisconsin, Michigan, New York, New Jersey, Minnesota, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Alaska, California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Arizona, American Samoa, Guam and Northern Mariana Islands; and Federally Qualified Health Centers in all 50 states.
Cahaba GBA is the Medicare contractor that processes claims for Part A claims for Iowa and South Dakota; Home health and hospice claims for Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, South Dakota, North Dakota, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and The District of Columbia