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Implementing Changes To VMS

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) update Remittance Advice Remark Codes (RARC) and Claims Adjustment Reason Codes (CARC), while implementing changes to the ViPS Medicare System (VMS) and Fiscal Intermediary Shared System (FISS) accordingly. Standard CARC and RARC codes are a standard under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act or HIPAA.

Full Transmittal: https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Transmittals/2017Downloads/R3725CP.pdf

Subject: Remittance Advice Remark Code (RARC), Claims Adjustment Reason Code (CARC), Medicare Remit Easy Print (MREP) and PC Print Update

Number: 3725

Title: 9878

Release Date: Feb. 24, 2017

Effective Date: July 1, 2017

Implementation Date: July 3, 2017

Special Notes: N/A



  • Lacy Gaskins

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