The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) participate in testing reports updated by SSMs and FISS.
Subject: Fiscal Intermediary Shared System (FISS) and VIPS Medicare Shared System (VM S) to Update Records Based on the Automation of Prior Authorization (PA) Requests/Pre-Claim Reviews (PCR) and their Responses with Multiple Services (for programs like Home Health (HH))
Release Date: October 27, 2017
Effective Date: April 1, 2018
Implementation Date: April 2, 2018
Special Notes: N/A