The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) use a 018 HCPCS file and other resources to adjudicate and work with Part B fee schedule paid claims.
Subject: Instructions for Retrieving the 2018 Pricing and HCPCS Data Files through CMS' Mainframe Telecommunications Systems
Release Date: December 19, 2017
Effective Date: January 1, 2018
Implementation Date: January 2, 2018
Special Notes: Transmittal 3865, dated September 22, 2017, is being re scinded and replaced by Transmittal 3935, dated, December 19, 2017, to correct the file name in business requirement 10302.1. All other information remains the same.