Medicare HETS 270/271 Submitters:
CMS has published an updated HETS R2021Q100 Release Summary. The HETS R2021Q100 Release will introduce changes to the HETS 270 request and 271 response. Release Summary Sections 3.1 and 3.2 were updated; Section 3.5 was added to version 1-4 of the HETS R2021Q100 Release Summary. CMS urges all HETS submitters to use the updated R2021Q100 Release Summary to prepare for this future release.
The HETS R2021Q100 Companion Guide will also be updated; MCARE will notify all Submitters when the updated R2021Q100 Companion Guide is available for review.
HETS R2021Q100 Release Summary: https://www.cms.gov/files/document/r2021q100-hets-270271-release-summary.pdf (PDF) (version 1-4)
The HETS R2021Q100 release is now scheduled for April 2021. Submitters will be notified when additional information is available regarding this release.
Please contact the MCARE Help Desk if you have any questions or comments.