Health care providers that contract with Blue Cross to provide health, prescription or administrative services to Medicare enrollees are required to complete our Medicare General Compliance and Fraud, Waste & Abuse training and submit an attestation form each year.
You may take the required training from Blue Cross or another Medicare Advantage Organization or Part D Plan Sponsor. Our training meets the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) education and training requirements.
There is one exception to the FWA training and education requirement. Regulations effective June 7, 2010 implemented a “deeming” exception that exempts FDRs from the annual FWA training and education if the FDR has met the certification requirements through:
If you are exempt/deemed from the FWA training, you must still complete the General Compliance training requirement.
Training module & materials
Medicare General Compliance only training module (PPT) Medicare General Compliance and Fraud, Waste & Abuse training module (PPT) Attestation form (MS Word) Medicare product guide (MS Word) Federal False Claims Act (MS Word)