On August 1, 2014, Livanta LLC became the Beneficiary and Family Centered Care Quality Improvement Organization (BFCC-QIO) for Oregon, assuming responsibility for all QIO case reviews on behalf of Oregon Medicare beneficiaries.
- responds to beneficiary quality-of-care complaints
- reviews appeals of notices of Medicare noncoverage
- reviews hospital requests for higher-weighted DRGs
- reviews potential violations of the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA) by Medicare hospitals