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SPOT News

Modified: 10/9/2019
Learn how to add a new role and access another organization in SPOT as either an end user or an approver. These instructions apply if you are an existing SPOT user who already has access to at least one organization in SPOT.
Modified: 10/9/2019
Many providers can prevent denied claims by checking beneficiary eligibility on SPOT before they perform a test or provide a service. Read more to find out what SPOT can do for you.
Modified: 10/3/2019
Backup approvers may complete these instructions AFTER their organization's designated approver has received an approval communication from the SPOT Help Desk and created their organization in EIDM.
Modified: 10/3/2019
New end users may follow these instructions for SPOT access AFTER their organization has been created in EIDM by the organization's approver.
Modified: 9/24/2019
Users now have the ability to search for and view important and time-sensitive overpayment demand letters in SPOT.
Modified: 9/11/2019
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) data security standards require SPOT users to log into the application at least every 30 days to maintain access.
Modified: 9/11/2019
Missed something regarding SPOT? View the SPOT news email archives.
Modified: 7/25/2019
Effective Monday, August 26, 2019, Medicare EDI Services will return all SPOT enrollment forms received that contain a form revision date prior to July 25.
Modified: 7/25/2019
Approvers may follow these instructions for SPOT access AFTER they have received an approval communication from the SPOT Help Desk based on their new organization form submission.
First Coast Service Options (First Coast) strives to ensure that the information available on our provider website is accurate, detailed, and current. Therefore, this is a dynamic site and its content changes daily. It is best to access the site to ensure you have the most current information rather than printing articles or forms that may become obsolete without notice.
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