5010 Readiness Checklist
1. Will you be upgrading my current software to accommodate 5010 transactions?
2. Does my license agreement include regular updates?
3. Will the upgrade include transactions 277, 277CA, and 999?
4. Will the upgrade include a “readable” error report produced by 277CA and 999?
5. Where are you with Level 1 testing?
6. Will the upgrade support both 4010A1 and 5010 concurrently?
7. When can level 2 testing begin?
8. Will we receive training on the system software changes?
9. Will there be additional costs with the upgrade? If so, what can we expect?
10. What should we be doing in our facility to prepare?
11. Will we need a hardware upgrade to support the 5010 format?
12. If I implement other standard transactions that I have not currently been using, will there
be an additional charge?
13. Will you provide training for the collection of new data elements required for claims?
14. Will you be ready for us to use the new ICD-10 codes October, 2013?