Who are the MACs: A/B MAC Jurisdiction 5 (J5)

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Contract Award Information

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Contract Implementation Status and Schedule

  • Implementation:  In progress
  • States impacted:  Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska
  • Outgoing contractor:  Wisconsin Physicians Service Government Health Administrators
  • Incoming contractor:  Wisconsin Physicians Service Government Health Administrators

* As Wisconsin Physicians Service Government Health Administrators is the incumbent contractor for this A/B MAC jurisdiction, CMS anticipates that implementation of the new contract will go smoothly, with few, if any, service issues for Medicare beneficiaries and providers.

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A/B MAC Jurisdiction 5 - Part A and Part B Facts

This image, the Jurisdiction 5 Part A/B Map, depicts a map of the United States with the J5 states Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska shaded gray.
  • J5 processes FFS Medicare Part A and Part B claims for Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska
  • Total Number of Fee-for-Service Beneficiaries:  1,974,969 (as of 09/30/2019)
  • Total Number of Physicians:  42,205 (as of 09/30/2019)
  • Total Number of Medicare Hospitals:  875 (as of 09/30/2019)*
  • Total Annual Claims Volume:  5.6% of national Part A/Part B workload (as of 9/30/2019)

* Represents combination of J5 and "J5-National" (former Mutual of Omaha Workload)

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Who were the former contractors in this jurisdiction?

Learn about the former contractors in this jurisdiction at Archives:  A/B MAC Jurisdiction 5.

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Page Last Modified:
12/17/2019 03:15 PM