Cost Report Appeals for OPOs

Published 10/07/2021

Palmetto GBA was awarded the Jurisdiction J contract, which includes providing cost report appeal services for the Jurisdiction J, effective January 29, 2018. The transition of this workload includes new and existing cost report appeals for both Part A and Independent Organ Procurement Organizations.

The mailing addresses and email addresses for filing and submitting cost report appeal information are included below.

For MAC Appeals

Amount in controversy:
Any amount for OPO appeals.

Send Request to:
intermediary@fssappeals.com

If filing documents electronically is not an option for the provider, use the address below.

U.S. Mail or Courier Service

PRRB Appeals
Federal Specialized Services
1701 S. Racine Avenue
Chicago, IL 60608-4058

Copy:
Preferred method for delivery.

Via email to:
JJAUDIT.APPEAL@PALMETTOGBA.COM

If you are unable to send electronically, send unbound correspondence to:

Provider Cost Report Appeals
Attn: Cecile Huggins
Internal Mail Code: AG-380
Palmetto GBA
P.O. Box 100307
Columbia, SC 29202-3307

For courier service:

Provider Cost Report Appeals
Attn: Cecile Huggins
Internal Mail Code: AG-380
Palmetto GBA
2300 Springdale Drive, Bldg. One
Camden, SC 29020-1728

Information and procedures for filing PRRB appeals are available on the PRRB website. Information and procedures for filing a MAC appeal is available in Part I of the Provider Reimbursement Manual, Chapter 29 (PRM-1).