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From this page, access commonly used Medicare forms. All CMS forms are accessible from the CMS Forms List .
- Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage (ABN)
- Audit and Reimbursement
- Direct Data Entry (DDE)
- Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
- General Written Inquiries
- Medical Review
- Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP)
- Other Review Entities
- UB-04 (CMS-1450)
Last Updated Aug 01, 2017
- ALJ - OMHA-100 - Request for Medicare Hearing by an ALJ
- CMS 1696 - Appointment of Representative
- CMS 20031 - Transfer (Assignment) of Appeal Rights
- DAB - Appeal Form DAB-101
- Documentation Requirement Checklists
- Reconsideration - CMS 20033 – Medicare Reconsideration Request
- Redetermination/Reopening - Redetermination/Reopening [PDF]
- Accelerated Payments Calculation [PDF]
- Accelerated Payment Request Certification [PDF]
- Cost Report Forms
- Credit Balance Report: CMS 838 Form and Instructions or Noridian 838 Form [Excel]
- Extended Repayment Plan Application [PDF]
- Immediate Offset Request [PDF]
- Provider-Based Designation Checklist [PDF]
- Provider Request for Accelerated Payment [PDF]
- Rationale for Requesting a Part A Accelerated Payment [PDF]
- Voluntary Checks Form - MSP [PDF]
- Voluntary Checks Form - Non-MSP [PDF]
- Attachment B – Community Mental Health Center Site Visit Request [PDF]
- CMS 588 - Authorization Agreement for Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
- CMS 588 EFT Instructions
- CMS 855A - Institutional Providers
- CMS 855A Instructions
- CMS Exhibit 178 and 177 – Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC)
- CMS Exhibit 275 – Attestation Statement for Community Mental Health Centers (CMHCs)
- CMS Exhibit 282 – Community Mental Health Centers
- CMS Provider-Based Status Attestation Statement (Sample)
- Supplemental Facility-Based/Fiscal Year Request Statement [PDF]
- Supplemental Facility-Based/Fiscal Year Request Statement Instructions
- Documentation Requirement Checklists
- Electronic Order Signature Process [PDF]
- Review Contractor Correspondence Tracking [Excel]
- Signature Attestation Statement [PDF]
Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT)
- Provider CERT POC [PDF]
Recovery Auditor (RAC)
- There are no specific RAC related forms, see Universal forms
Supplemental Medical Review Contractor (SMRC)
- There are no specific SMRC related forms, see Universal forms
The CMS-1450 form (UB-04) can be used by an institutional provider to bill a Medicare fiscal intermediary (FI) when a provider qualifies for a waiver from ASCA requirement for electronic submission of claims.
Original UB04 claim forms can be obtained from U.S. Government Printing Office
Department of Acct Rep Division
USGPO Room C-830
Washington, DC 20401
See CMS Internet Only Manual (IOM), Publication 100-04, Medicare Claims Processing Manual, Chapter 25 for general form completion instructions.
Submit paper claims to appropriate state address indicated on Mailing Addresses webpage.