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EDI news

Modified: 9/22/2021
First Coast is aware that Part A DDE users were not able to open claims in DDE this morning. This is to notify all Part A DDE users that the issue has been resolved.
Modified: 7/26/2021
First Coast continually looks for ways to improve the service we provide you as an electronic billing customer. We are pleased to announce a new EDI Gateway solution.
Modified: 6/4/2021
Due to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), change request 11826, and electronic data interchange (EDI) front-end updates, CMS has implemented 5010 837I transaction edits, effective January 1, 2021 with an implementation date of January 7, 2021. [CR 9881]
Modified: 2/3/2021
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]
Modified: 1/15/2021
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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