New information regarding upcoming Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Aside Arrangement (WCMSA) changes are posted as the information becomes available. Items remain on this page for the current year and are then moved to the Archive page.
June 15, 2021- Updated CMS Regional Office Contacts List Now Available
An updated CMS Regional Office contacts list in now available in the Downloads section of the WCMSA Submission page.
April 21, 2021 – Updated Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set Aside Arrangements (WCMSA) Reference Guide Now Available
The WCMSA Reference Guide version 3.3 is now available in the Download section of the Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set Aside Arrangements page.
March 3, 2021 - Use of the Center for Disease Control (CDC) 2018 Life Tables
Beginning March 27, 2021, CMS will convert to the CDC’s “Table 1: Life Table for the total population: United States, 2018” for the Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set Aside life expectancy calculations. A link to the CDC’s 2018 Life Tables can be found in the Related Links section at the bottom of this page.