WCIS e.News
#19    August 15, 2001

Occasional announcements and technical updates regarding
California's Workers' Compensation Information System (WCIS),
from the California Division of Workers' Compensation

WCIS Acknowledgement Processing Update

The Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) recently updated the WCIS system to process transactions it was unable to and has recently sent out over 33,000 acknowledgements dating as far as February 2001. Now is a good time for those Trading Partners who have requested WCIS staff to track outstanding acknowledgements to reconcile their transactions and notify your WCIS contact if problems still remain. Please e-mail your response to your contact person, indicated below.

Trading Partner assignments have shifted slightly with the departure of Bonnie Cromartie in June. The assignments are as follows:

Aldona Herrndorf, Trading Partners A, I-L, S-T
Denise Chapman, Trading Partners C, F, O-R
Genet Daba, Trading Partners B-D, E, G, H, M, N, U-Z

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