The 276/277 request form.
This Transaction is a Batch process and requires the requester to have a WPS issued Submitter ID. Request a Submitter ID. The Implementation Guide for this Transaction Set (276/277) is located on the
Washington Publishing Company website.
WPS is pleased to introduce Internet claim entry through TRIWEST.com - a comprehensive, secured website and your primary TRICARE information source for patient and claim data.
Select this link for more information.
The Medicare EDI Gateway allows for secure transfer of information for EDI trading partners via a Network Service Vendor (NSV) or over the secure AGNS network directly to WPS. All transfers via this network will connect to one server. A web browser-based interface provides our customers with an easy to use, graphical interface to assist in the upload and download of files. For users who would like to script their files transfers, an SSH FTP client will be required. An SSH Client is NOT provided or recommended by WPS. WPS does not provide technical support to SSH FTP users.
Read the Medicare EDI Gateway user guide for more information.
To meet WPS corporate and federal security mandates, the following password policies are in place:
If you have any questions regarding WPS EDI password requirements, please contact the EDI Help Desk:
Medicare J5 National Part A, MAC J5 and J8 (Parts A and B)
Medicare Part B Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois
PC-Ace Pro32 is a "stand alone" software package that creates a patient database and allows your office to electronically submit most WPS Commercial, Medicare Part B IL, MN, WI, J5 National Part A, MAC J5, MAC J8 and TRICARE claims electronically.
WPS is currently using the EDI Bulletin Board System (BBS) to receive your electronic claims using asynchronous telecommunications. The BBS also allows you to receive reports from WPS, view messages on various BBS forums, send email to WPS Electronic Data Services staff, and download documents pertaining to Electronic Data Interchange (EDI).
The EDI Connection lists contact information of all vendors, clearinghouses/billing services who have been approved with electronic claim filing with: