Medicare HETS UI Internet Eligibility Users:
CMS advises of a modification to the previously announced outage for Saturday, March 2, 2013. CMS will perform maintenance on the CMS data center on Saturday, March 2, 2013. The maintenance window will now begin at 8:00 AM ET on Saturday, March 2, 2013. The HETS UI Internet Eligibility system will be unavailable during this period. Attempts to open a session of the HETS UI Internet Eligibility application will result in errors. CMS estimates that the maintenance will be completed by 10:00 AM ET on Saturday, March 2, 2013.
Please note that this outage is in addition to the previously announced outage on Sunday, March 10, 2013 (2:00 AM - 3:00 PM ET).
Please contact the Help Desk if you have any questions.
Medicare Customer Assistance Re: Eligibility (MCARE) Help Desk