The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests that Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) assist in an effort to update logic in the Fiscal Intermediary Shared System (FISS) so that editing of the expanded Patient Reason for Visit (PRV) fields can be done effectively.
Subject: Update FISS Editing to Include All Three Patient Reason for Visit Code Fields
Release Date: May 17, 2017
Effective Date: October 1, 2017
Implementation Date: October 2, 2017
Special Notes: Transmittal 1840, dated May 5, 2017, is being rescinded and replaced by Transmittal 1852, May 17, 2017, to change the effective and implementation dates. All other information remains the same.