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Find resources for all site visitors as well as specific resources for applicable manufacturers and GPOs and resources for physicians and teaching hospitals.

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General Resources

Affordable Care Act Section 6002 Final Rule
Data Dictionary and Methodology Document [September 2014, PDF]
Open Payments System User Guide [Updated December 2014, PDF]
Fact Sheet for Patients [October 2014, PDF]
Mobile App FAQs [December 2013]
Mobile QR Code Documentation [December 2013]

Resources for Applicable Manufacturers and GPOs

Data Collection
2015 Reporting Year: Teaching Hospital List for 2014 Data Submissions [October 2014, XLSX]
2015 Reporting Year: Teaching Hospital list for 2014 Data Submission [October 2014, PDF]
2014 Reporting Cycle: Teaching Hospital List [October 2013]
2014 Reporting Cycle: Teaching Hospital List [October 2013, XLS]
2013 Reporting Cycle: Supplemental Teaching Hospital List [October 2013]
2013 Reporting Cycle: Teaching Hospital List [May 2013, XLS]
2013 Reporting Cycle: Teaching Hospital List [May 2013, CSV]
2013 Reporting Cycle: Teaching Hospital List [May 2013]

User Registration
Registration for Applicable Manufacturers and GPOs in EIDM and the Open Payments System - Detailed Instructions [February 2014]
Registering in the Open Payments System, step-by-step Video

Data Submission and Attestation
Quick Reference Guide: Applicable Manufacturer and GPO Removed Records Report [November 2014]
Phase 2 Data Submission Overview and Instructions Document [May 2014]
Phase 2 CSV & XML: Preparing Data Files for Submission - Video Tutorial
Submission Data Mapping Document [Updated October 2014]
Bulk Data Upload Instructions [December 2013]
2013 Reporting Year: CSV Sample File: General Payments [Updated May/June 2014]
2013 Reporting Year: CSV Sample File: Research Payments [Updated May/June 2014]
2013 Reporting Year: CSV Sample File: Physician Owner/Investor [Updated May/June 2014]
Error Code File Document [June 2014] 
Attestation language for review [May 2014]

Review and Dispute
Quick Reference Guide: Applicable Manufacturer and GPO Record Review and Dispute Instructions [Updated December 2014, PDF]

Resources for Physicians and Teaching Hospitals

Overview
Fact Sheet for Physicians [October 2014, PDF]

Registration, User Roles and Nominations
Registration for Physicians and Teaching Hospitals - Quick Reference Guide [July 2014]
Registration for Physicians in EIDM (Step 1) - Detailed Instructions [June 2014]
Registration for Physicians in Open Payments System (Step 2) - Detailed Instructions [August 2014]
Physician Authorized Representation Instructions - Quick Reference Guide [July 2014]
Teaching Hospital Registration Instructions - Quick Reference Guide [July 2014]
Teaching Hospital Nomination Instructions - Quick Reference Guide [July 2014]
Taxonomy / Specialty Lookup Document [July 2014]  

Review and Dispute
Quick Reference Guide: Physician and Teaching Hospital Record Review and Dispute Instructions [Updated December 2014, PDF]