Medicare Data Request Process Overview
Request Process Overview
Data request processes vary according to the type of data requested; however, the approval process for data requests generally consists of the following four steps:
State develops a data request package with the support of the SDRC Team.
Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office and/or Center for Program Integrity and Business Owner review the data request and determine whether it meets the care coordination and/or program integrity requirements.
A DRA number is assigned by CMS.*
*Not applicable to Coordination of Benefits Agreement requests.
Data distribution groups provide data to requestors.
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