WCIS eNews No. 41
April 23, 2004


WCIS system cutover postponed to June 1, 2004

The improved WCIS system cutover has been postponed to June 1, 2004 (from April 30, 2004) due to the need to redirect resources to support recently enacted workers' compensation reform legislation. We will keep you posted for new developments.

Draft of CA Implementation Guide

The draft of the California Implementation Guide is now available at the WCIS Website. Please 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/impguide2.zip.

If you have any questions, please contact your TP Contact, listed below.

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. 415.703-4413 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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