Medicare HETS 270/271 Submitters:
CMS announces an upcoming outage to the Medicare HETS 270/271 eligibility system. The outage will begin at 8:30 PM ET on Sunday, September 25, 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. There is a standing Monday morning 12:00 AM – 5:00 AM ET maintenance period for HETS; this outage will continue into that maintenance window. CMS estimates that the overall outage window will be completed by 5:00 AM ET on Monday, September 26, 2016.
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