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PMSI Advocacy Efforts Prompt CMS to Improve MSA Review Methodology
Date:5/17/2010

M.D., President, PMSI Settlement Solutions. "In recent PMSI analysis, the exclusion of non-Part D covered drugs affected about 65% of the most commonly used drugs in workers' compensation.”

In anticipation of CMS' policy memorandum, PMSI developed a methodology for prescription drug calculations based on its 34 years of experience as one of the largest providers of Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) services to the workers' compensation industry. PMSI's methodology incorporates the company's knowledge of occupational diagnoses, the treatment of pain management and the selection of replacement drugs for non-Part D covered prescriptions. In use for over nine months, this methodology reduced a MSA by $935,000 in one recent client case.

Takemoto continued, "PMSI applauds CMS for clarifying this important issue. We have valued the opportunity to meet with CMS numerous times over the past year and look forward to continuing our active dialogue with CMS on further refinement of the MSA drug review process and other issues impacting Medicare Set-Aside allocations.”

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PMSI Settlement Solutions is recognized as a pioneer in Medicare Set-Aside allocations. PMSI Settlement Solutions offers a comprehensive menu of services for workers' compensation and liability/no-fault auto claims that are focused on settling claims in the most timely, cost-effective manner and in compliance with all government requirements. On-staff specialists are experts in lien negotiations, future medical cost projections and allocation preparation for cases in workers' compensation and liability. PMSI Settlement Solutions is a division of PMSI, one of the nation's largest providers of specialty managed care services and products for workers' compensation and liability markets. To learn more about PMSI Settlement Solutions, our services and web-enabled, integrated capabilities visit us at

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