CMS’ New Medicare Card Project

(Known before as the Social Security Number Removal Initiative (SSNRI))

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has published a memorandum (updated 9/25/2017) regarding the New Medicare Card Project. Please review this memorandum for an overview of the project and how it will affect RDS Plan Sponsors and Vendors.

This memorandum is posted on the RDS Program Website New Medicare Card Project Webpage.

New information will be posted to these locations as it becomes available.

Questions related to the Retiree Drug Subsidy Program can be submitted to CMS' RDS Center.