IDSS Import Template and Materials

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IDSS Import Template

  1. Commercial Import Template– The xml import template for commercial submissions. (updated 1/8/19)
  1. Medicaid Import Template – The xml import template for medicaid submissions. (updated 1/8/19)
  1. Medicaid LTSS Import Template – The xml import template for medicaid LTSS submissions. (updated 1/8/19)
  1. Medicare Import Template– The xml import template for medicare submissions. (updated 1/8/19)
  1. Marketplace Import Template – The xml import template for marketplace submissions.(updated 1/8/19)
  1. Generic Import Template – All product lines combined (commercial, Medicaid, Medicare and Marketplace), with no audit elements. (updated 1/8/19)
  1. Import Template Schema – The xsd schema file for the IDSS import templates.
  1. ECDS Commerical Schema– The xsd schema file for ECDS Commercial import template. (updated 1/8/19)
  1. ECDS Medicare Schema – The xsd schema file for ECDS Medicare import template. (updated 1/8/19)
  1. ECDS Medicaid Schema – The xsd schema file for ECDS Medicaid import template. (updated 1/8/19)

IDSS Data Dictionaries

  1. Commercial (.csv) Updated 1/14/19
  1. Medicaid (.csv) Updated 1/7/19
  1. Medicaid LTSS (.csv) Updated 1/9/19
  1. Medicare (.csv) Updated 1/14/19
  1. Marketplace (.csv) Updated 1/7/19

IDSS Resources

Submission_File_Redesign– Updated 1/17/19

2019 IDSS First Tier Validations – Updated 2/21/19

2019 IDSS First Tier Validation Crosswalk – Updated 2/21/19

2019 IDSS Second Tier Validations – Updated 2/21/19

2019 IDSS Second Tier Validation Crosswalk – Updated 2/21/19

2019 IDSS Third Tier Validations – Updated 2/21/19

2019 IDSS Third Tier Validation Crosswalk – Updated 2/21/19

For general inquiries or training information related to the IDSS tool please submit a question to my.ncqa.org.

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Latest Updates

2/20/19

  • Updated format for PCR and HFS validations from integer to decimal for Count of Expected Validations (Count of Expected 30-Day Readmissions Age Range 18-44 must be either blank or an integer 0 or above).
  • Updated Validation ID’s in csv file for PCR to match IDS
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