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WCIS e.News archive

The WCIS eNews was created in 2000 to provide technical updates and announcements regarding California’s Workers’ Compensation Information System (WCIS), from the Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC). WCIS eNews are archived by year. Please note that information may be outdated and some of the hyperlinks no longer work.

2009
Nov. 4, 2009 WCIS proposed regulations
May 21, 2009 WCIS advisory committee meeting
April 23, 2009 Annual WCIS advisory committee meeting
2008
May 2, 2008 EDI training update
April 17, 2008 WCIS advisory meeting and EDI training update
April 8, 2008 WCIS advisory meeting and California-specific EDI training
2007
Dec 17, 2007 Transactions to be rejected for unknown claim administrator FEINs
Nov 19, 2007 WCIS medical bill reporting requirements
Oct. 5, 2007 Final reminder: trading partner profiles and ID lists
May 1, 2007 Medical lien data training
April 12, 2007 Annual WCIS advisory committee meeting
March 12, 2007 Medical lien payments in California
2006
Dec. 1, 2006 Annual reports
Sept. 21, 2006 Medical bill reporting variance request update
Sept. 15, 2006 Medical bill reporting variance requests
Sept. 6, 2006 Industry code - DN 25
Aug. 7, 2006 Uses of the WCIS database
July 14, 2006 Medical bill reporting variance requests
July 10, 2006 Trading partner profiles and ID lists
June 15, 2006 WCIS task force
May 24, 2006 Medical data training
April 21, 2006 WCIS advisory committee meeting
April 13, 2006 Final WCIS regulations / training conference
March 13, 2006 WCIS medical data training conference
2005
Dec. 29, 2005 WCIS reporting problems
Dec. 28, 2005 Implementation guide changes
Aug. 18, 2005 WCIS relocating
May 3, 2005 WCIS advisory committee meeting
April 18, 2005 WCIS advisory committee meeting, May. 19, 2005
2004
Oct. 22, 2004 New WCIS implementation guide
July 6, 2004 WCIS system cutover update
July 1, 2004 DWC regulation changes - penalties for non-compliance with WCIS
May. 21, 2004 WCIS system cutover postponed to July 1, 2004
April 23, 2004 WCIS system cutover postponed to June 1, 2004
April 15, 2004 Important update: WCIS system cutover on schedule
Feb. 17, 2004 Improved WCIS system cutover postponed to April
2003
Dec. 9, 2003 Update on the improved WCIS system
Nov. 25, 2003 Update to e.News #36
Nov. 6, 2003 Update on the improved WCIS system
Aug. 20, 2003 IAIABC 89th annual convention
June 27, 2003 Improved WCIS system coming fall 2003
May. 9, 2003 Short delay in WCIS acknowledgements
April 17, 2003 The upon request (UR) option now available
March 28, 2003 EDI training at IAIABC conference in Las Vegas
Feb. 25, 2003 Delay in WCIS acknowledgements
2002
Dec. 27, 2002 WCIS acknowledgement problem is fixed
Dec. 24, 2002 WCIS acknowledgement processing problem
June 21,2002 May. 21 WCIS advisory committee meeting
May. 13, 2002 WCIS advisory committee meeting details
April 17, 2002 WCIS advisory committee meeting
April 3, 2002 WCIS system is currently up to date
Jan. 7, 2002 A positive start for 2002 status
2001
Dec. 19, 2001 Update of WCIS status
Nov. 27, 2001 Delays in WCIS processing
Aug. 15, 2001 WCIS acknowledgement processing update
June 6, 2001 WCIS transmission problems continue
May. 4, 2001 We have arrived! At least we think we have
April 19, 2001 Error messages indicating duplicate transactions
April 11, 2001 Query for phase-in planning - attachment Acrobat image
Feb. 28, 2001 Further clarification of IAIABC release 2 in WCIS
Feb. 8, 2001 DWC invites comments on medical reporting options
Jan. 25, 2001 Delays in WCIS processings
Jan. 18, 2001 Proposed amendments to WCIS regulations
2000
Dec. 12, 2000 IAIABC release 2 in California
Nov. 8, 2000 Mandatory transition to release 2 delayed
Nov. 8, 2000 Reporting variance period data: First report of injury and subsequent report of injury
Sept. 5, 2000 Use of "final" and "annual" subsequent reports
Aug. 18, 2000 WCIS-EZ: web-based data submission now available
Aug. 9, 2000 Planned amendments to WCIS regulations
June 27, 2000 WCIS now accepting subsequent reports
June 13, 2000 WCIS web site updated!
May. 16, 2000 WCIS educational Forums -- subsequent reports
May. 3, 2000 JCN usage relaxed
May. 3, 2000 Welcome to WCIS e.News

August 2012