The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) follow CMS directions to complete file conversions for Spanish translations of Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) descriptions provided by First Coast Service Options (FCSO).
Subject: File Conversions Related to the Spanish Translation of the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Descriptions
Release Date: March 8, 2018
Effective Date: January 2, 2018
Implementation Date: January 2, 2018
Special Notes: Transmittal 3894, dated October 27, 2017, is being rescinded and replaced by Transmittal 3998, dated, March 8, 2018 to change the implementation date. All other information remains the same.