§ 424.83 - Hearings on revocation of right to receive assigned benefits.
If the supplier or other party requests a hearing under § 424.82(e)(2) -
(a) The hearing is conducted -
(1) By a CMS hearing official who was not involved in the decision to revoke; and
(2) In accordance with the procedures set forth in §§ 405.824 through 405.833 (but excepting § 405.832(d)) and 405.860 through 405.872 of this chapter. In applying those procedures, “CMS” is substituted for “carrier”; and “hearing official”, for “hearing officer”.
(b) As soon as practicable after the close of the hearing, the official who conducted it issues a hearing decision that -
(1) Is based on all the evidence presented at the hearing and included in the hearing record; and
(2) Contains findings of fact and a statement of reasons.