• Novitas Resource Center

    • Local Medicare Coverage Guidance on Drugs and Biologicals

      Novitas Solutions has published a local coverage article regarding drugs and biologicals, effective Dec. 17, 2012.
  • TrailBlazer to Novitas Transition Resources

    • Novitas Contact Center


      Contact Novitas Solutions with questions at:

      (855) 252-8782

      Monday - Friday
      8am - 5pm CT and MT 
       
    • Novitas Website Links


      1) IVR Flow Guide: Easily navigate Novitas' phone system.  

      2) Medical Policy Search: Search by CPT and ICD-9 code or key word.  

      3) CMS Fee Schedule
       
    • Hot Topics for Novitas


      Review the latest information identified as Medicare hot topics, including the top 10 requested pages and other popular links.
    • Questions?


      TMA Knowledge Center is always ready to help.

      Phone: 1-800-880-7955 
  • Articles on Novitas Transition

    • Become LCD-Savvy
      Do you make a habit of keeping an eye on Novitas Solutions’ local coverage determinations (LCDs) for Medicare coverage? Sign up to receive email alerts of the latest updates. Register for a free webinar on LCDs on May 16.
    • Medicare Enrollment Accepts Electronic Documents, Signatures
      Medicare enrollment can be completely paperless when you use PECOS, the online enrollment system.
    • Make Sure Novitas Can Open Your CDs
      If you need to send medical records to Novitas Solutions, the Medicare payer for Texas, make sure Novitas can access the encrypted information.
    • Novitas Webinars Help With Puzzling Coding Topics
      Did you know Novitas offers free webinars about coding for Medicare Part B and other topics? The March 2014 schedule includes three topics that TMA often receives questions about.
    • Problem Pile-Up
      Novitas Solutions Inc. took over from TrailBlazer Enterprises as Texas' Medicare carrier more than a year ago. But ongoing frustrations with customer service shortfalls, enrollment delays, and heavy auditing practices, among other complaints, have Texas physicians giving the contractor a shabby report card. They say the bad grades still add up to too many hassles and payment problems and not enough answers.
    • How's Novitas Doing?
      Medicare wants to know what you think of the job Novitas Solutions is doing administering the Medicare program in Texas.
    • How to Report Medicare Split Post-Operative Care
      What is the correct way to report split post-operative care on a Medicare claim? (Tips from Novitas)