The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) update claim status category and claim status codes, choose categories and codes, and complete entry of all applicable code text changes, new codes, and terminate use of deactivated codes by a deadline of April 2, 2018, according to HIPAA.
Subject: Claim Status Category and Claim Status Codes Update
Release Date: November 9, 2017
Effective Date: April 1, 2018
Implementation Date: April 2, 2018
Special Notes: N/A