The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) work with the CWF Maintainer and Single Testing Contractor (STC), run test files, evaluate claims, and perform other tasks with regard to a change request around some inpatient codes.
Subject: Correction to Prevent Payment on Inpatient Information Only Claims for Beneficiaries Enrolled in Medicare Advantage Plans
Release Date: December 22, 2017
Effective Date: April 1, 2015
Implementation Date: April 2, 2018
Special Notes: Transmittal 3898, dated October 27, 2017, is being rescinded and replaced by Transmittal 3943, dated, December 22, 2017, to change discharge date to admit/from date in business requirements (BR) 4, 5 and 7, remove edit code in BR 8 and change new report to existing report in BR 8.1. All other information remains the same.