The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) review July 2017 Common Edits and Enhancements Module (CEM) edits for the Part A and Part B Medicare Administrative Contractors (A/B MACs) and the Common Electronic Data Interchange (CEDI) contractor under HIPAA. Contractors shall use CMS edit spreadsheets to use an appropriate TA1 and review 999 status.
Subject: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Front End Updates for July 2017
Release Date: March 14, 2017
Effective Date: July 1, 2017
Implementation Date: July 3, 2017
Special Notes: Transmittal 1767, dated January 6, 2017, is being rescinded and replaced by Transmittal 1806, dated, March 14, 2017 to remove and replace the 837p file attachment. All other information remains the same.