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  • Using Federal Holiday Schedule to Generate Reports
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    Lacy Gaskins

Using Federal Holiday Schedule to Generate Reports

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests that Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) use federal holiday schedule Tables from the Multi-Carrier System (MCS) and the ViPS Medicare Systems (VMS). A/B MACs Part A and A/B MACs Home Health and Hospice (HHH) must manually update the federal holiday schedule tables in the Fiscal Intermediary Shared System (FISS).The federal holiday schedule is used for generating reports for the prior authorization and pre-claim review programs.

Full Transmittal: https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Transmittals/2017Downloads/R1818OTN.pdf

Subject: Annual Updates to the Prior Authorization/Pre-Claim Review Federal Holiday Schedule Tables for Generating Reports

Number: 1818

Title: 9995

Release Date: April 7, 2017

Effective Date: January 1, 2018

Implementation Date: October 2, 2017

Special Notes: N/A

 

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    Lacy Gaskins

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