WCIS eNews No. 38
December 9, 2003

Update on the improved WCIS system

Update on the Improved WCIS SystemRequests by Trading Partners to implement additional changes in processing rules for the improved WCIS system resulted in additional code modifications. As every change is subject to testing and verification, the Division of Workers Compensation (DWC) has extended the cutover date for deploying the improved WCIS system to February 27, 2004. As previously noted, this switch will be transparent to the Trading Partners.

Change in Trading Partner Contacts:

We are pleased to announce Alice Cantu's return to WCIS. She will resume contact with her previous trading partners.

Please contact your Trading Partner Contact if you have any questions or comments.

Alice Cantu, Trading Partners - B, D-F, N, O, W-Y
e-mail: ecantu@dir.ca.gov
Tel: 415.703-4418 Fax: 415.703.5911

Damon Chen, Trading Partners - C, G-H, M, P-R
e-mail: dcchen@dir.ca.gov
Tel. 415.703-4427 Fax: 415.703.5911

Johnny Lee, Trading Partners - A, I-L, S, U-V, Z
e-mail: jblee@dir.ca.gov
Tel: 415.703.4427 Fax: 415.703.5911

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