FEi Systems selected by CMS to perform the Medicare Eligibility Integration Contractor task orderNitesh Chawathe
FEi Systems was awarded a CIOSP3 Task Order to provide the CMS Center for Medicare with independent testing services and comprehensive help desk services. FEi will provide support for the HIPAA Eligibility Transaction System (HETS). FEi will be responsible for independent testing for all HETS applications and operation of the MCARE help desk. HETS applications include: the HIPAA Eligibility Transaction System 270/271 (HETS 270/271), the HIPAA Eligibility Transaction System User Interface (HETS-UI), Trading Partner Management System (TPMS) and the Help Desk Graphical User Interface (GUI). As the MEIC contractor FEi will also be responsible for the MCARE help desk, providing customer support to users with approved access to HETS applications. The primary users of HETS applications include providers servicing Medicare Part A and B beneficiaries, third-party entities acting on behalf of Fee for Service providers, and Medicare Administrative Contractors.
Awarded March 18, 2014, the MEIC contract includes a base year and four option years. FEi’s delivery team includes the subcontractor, General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT).