The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) review changes to the Integrated Outpatient Code Editor (I/OCE) Specifications on the CMS web site. This system routes all institutional outpatient claims including non-OPPS hospital claims, consistently.
Subject: April 2017 Integrated Outpatient Code Editor (I/OCE) Specifications Version 18.1
Release Date: March 10, 2017
Effective Date: April 1, 2016
Implementation Date: April 3, 2017
Special Notes: N/A