CGS retains Medicare contract
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – CGS Administrators LLC (CGS) will remain the DME MAC for Jurisdiction C, according to a news release from the company. The contract, valued at more than $170 million, includes a base year starting Sept. 1, 2012, and four option years. The company will maintain current staffing levels in both its headquarters, based here, and its offices in Des Moines, Iowa, and High Point, N.C. Jurisdiction C, the largest of four DME MAC jurisdictions in the United States, represents more than 37,000 Medicare suppliers and more than 13 million Medicare beneficiaries. The jurisdiction includes 16 states and the U.S. Virgin Islands.