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Date ArticleType
1/5/2016 Regulatory
Payroll-Based Journal

CMS has stressed the importance for facilities to partake in the Payroll-Based Journal (PBJ) now during this voluntary period to get adjusted before it becomes mandatory in July 2016. Please follow the steps below to learn the PBJ system or check the website by clicking here.

• Step 1: Obtain a CMSNet User ID for PBJ Individual, Corporate and Third Party users, if you don’t already have one for other QIES applications. (click here) (many users may already have this access for MDS submission).

• Step 2: Obtain a PBJ QIES Provider ID for CASPER Reporting and PBJ system access.

• Training: PBJ Training Modules for an introduction to the PBJ system and step by step registration instruction are available on QTSO e-University, select the PBJ option by clicking here.