Medicare HETS 270/271 Submitters:
CMS announces an upcoming outages to the Medicare HETS 270/271 eligibility system. The outage will begin at 8:30 PM ET on Friday, July 29, 2016. The HETS 270/271 system will be unavailable during this period. Attempts to open a connection to the HETS 270/271 application will result in errors. CMS estimates that the maintenance window will be completed by 12:00 PM (Noon) ET on Sunday, July 31, 2016. This outage will impact both the current and HETS R2016Q300 versions of the HETS system.
Please note that this outage is in addition to previously announced outages the weekend of July 16-17, 2016 (see below).
Please contact the Help Desk if you have any questions.