Due to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), change request 9881, and electronic data interchange (EDI) front-end updates, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has implemented 5010 837P and 837I transaction edits, effective July 1, 2017. [CR 9881]
Starting Sunday, May 6, 2018, new password rules took effect. Any changes to Direct Data Entry (DDE) user ID password must comply or the password will be rejected. DDE user ID password rules changed to meet the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services requirements.
First Coast Service Options Inc. (First Coast) has implemented the PWK (paperwork) segment of the X12N version 5010. This allows for submission of supporting documentation with a version 5010 electronic claim. [CR 10397]
First Coast's claims department and providers are negatively impacted by invalid or unnecessary PWK fax/mail/esMD coversheets. This article reviews information on how you can avoid these issues.
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