|Is Medicare Considered Credible Coverage
Nov 22, 2005
Concerning your response to a question on 3/9/05 re: medicare counting as credible coverage, if I am reading your response correctly, the answer was "yes". I am getting a different answer from a prospective employer. Can you please tell me where I can get information to give to this prospective employer to set them straight? Thanks so much.
Response from Ms. Franzoi
Medicare is considered Creditable Coverage under HIPAA. The Statutory and Regulatory provisions are found in ERISA 701 and Code Section 9801. In Regulation 2590.710-4, I quote, "Rules relating to creditable coverage-(a) General rules - (1) Creditable coverage. For purposes of this section, except as provided in paragraph (a)(2) of this section, the term creditable coverage means coverage of an individual under any of the following:...(iii) Part A or B of Title XVIII of the Social Security Act (Medicare)..."
I hope this helps.
New Medicare Part D
Long Term Care/Pre-existing
- Is Itchy Skin An Acute Symptom Of HIV?
- Dry Cough After Sucking Penis Worried I Have HIV
- Itchy Testicles After Masturbation Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Painful Red Spots After Open Mouth Kissing Worried I Have HIV
- White Discharge After Anal Sex With Condom Does It Mean I Have HIV
- Reaction Paper Of Sexual Transmitted Infection?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.