Code modifications to the WCIS system are still being tested and verified. For this reason, the Division of Workers Compensation has postponed its deployment from February 27, 2004 (WCIS e-News #38) to April 30, 2004.
Draft of proposed revisions to the California WCIS Implementation Guide:
The WCIS is making corrections and additions to the California WCIS Implementation Guide. A draft of the revised guide is now available at the WCIS Website. It is very important for all trading partners and future trading partners to carefully review the updates and provide appropriate comments.
The draft of the revised guide is a zipped file that will need to be unzipped. It is located at: http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/WCIS.htm.
Please contact your trading partner contact if you have any questions or comments.
Alice Cantu, trading partners - B, D-F, N, O, W-Y
Tel: 415.703-4418 Fax: 415.703.5911
Damon Chen, trading partners - C, G-H, M, P-R
Tel. 415.703-4413 Fax: 415.703.5911
Johnny Lee, trading partners - A, I-L, S, U-V, Z
Tel: 415.703.4427 Fax: 415.703.5911
Contents of this bulletin do not change existing regulatory requirements; they provide additional or revised detail about the technical implementation of those requirements. All technical changes will subsequently be reflected in other WCIS documentation. Any bulletin can be forwarded as needed, but should be forwarded in its entirety and without modification. If you have received a forwarded copy of this bulletin and are concerned about its authenticity, you can view this and previous bulletins on our WCIS web site: http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/wcis.htm.
Format: This WCIS e.News is sent in HTML format, and is best viewed in that format. Consult your e-mail application's help files or your computer support unit for assistance in viewing HTML-formatted e-mail.
Distribution: To subscribe send an e-mail to email@example.com with the word "subscribe" as the subject of the message. Include your name and organization in the body of the message. To unsubscribe send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with the word "unsubscribe" as the subject of the message. To change your e-mail address, first unsubscribe then subscribe with your new address.