Change Request (CR) 8602 was created by CMS to allow for MACs to test with a limited number of providers and clearinghouses to ensure claims with ICD-10 codes can be processed from submission to remittance. You can access CR 8602 on the CMS website.
CMS defines successful end-to-end testing as being able to demonstrate that:
Each MAC has been instructed to select 32 submitters, for each Jurisdiction supported, to participate in the end to end testing. Testers shall be selected randomly from a list of volunteers.
To gather these volunteers, WPS Medicare has posted a link to the volunteer registration form on our website. You can find this link in the Additional Links section of our EDI department web page.
The volunteer form must be completed by March 24, 2014 in order to be considered for this Limited End to End testing.
By April 14, 2014, WPS Medicare shall notify the chosen volunteers they have been selected to test, and provide them with information for the testing, including a testing information sheet, which will include information such as: