The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests that Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) review and utilize an extract file of provider enrollment data sent from PECOS and available for the FISS datacenters to load into the FISS claims system regarding the outpatient off-campus provider department's claims provider files.
Subject: Implementing FISS Updates to Accommodate Section 603 Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 - Phase 2
Release Date: June 23, 2017(originally communicated Feb. 22)
Effective Date: January 1, 2017
Implementation Date: July 3, 2017
Special Notes: This transmittal is no longer sensitive and is being re-communicated June 23, 2017. The Transmittal Number, date of Transmittal and all other information remains the same. This instruction may now be posted to the Internet.