The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) add a new date field to the Common Working File (CWF) for the unsolicited indicator (UI) in the header levels for CWF Part B and Durable Medical Equipment (DME) physical history records, CWF Inpatient physical history records, CWF Outpatient, Home Health, and Hospice physical history records and elsewhere, and otherwise adjust the CWF accordingly.
Subject: Shared System Enhancement 2016: Common Working File (CWF) to Show Date for Informational Unsolicited Response (IUR) Indicator on Claim History
Title: Change Request 9965
Release Date: Feb. 3, 2017
Effective Date: July 1, 2017
Implementation Date: July 3, 2017
Special Notes: N/A