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