Release 8.1 Release Notes

Deployment Date = September 18, 2020

Connect Enhancements:

  • The addition of five new turn around clocks have been added to the system:
    • Retro Active Clock (#92499)
    • Concurrent Clock (#92497)
    • Standard Appeal (#92501)
    • Urgent Appeal (#92503)
    • Pharmacy Benefit Management Clock (#92495)
  • The ability for the members of the Medical Office to manually prefer a treatment plan:
    • Updated the MO Review screen to include a checkbox that will allow the MO user to mark a treatment plan as preferred for those payers that have preferences for specific cancer types.  (#93045).
    • Updates to the OnPathway or OffPathway flag on treatment plans (#93047).
    • Updates to the treatment plan, including the following (#93050):
      • A new field on the screen titled: “Preferred Care Plan Level = (Y/N) to identify when a treatment plan has been preferred manually or automatically.
      • An indicator on the screen that will alert the medical office if the treatment plan is associated to a payer that has preferences associated with the cancer type.
  • Enhanced the Treatment Warning and Deviation configuration for both Brand and Generic to allow the user to schedule the activation date and time for a new configuration (#93092).
  • Eligibility: Update 270/271 EDI eligibility processor to pull the Plan ID from the 2100C loop instead of the 2110C loop (92948).
  • The removal of “Unsubmit and Request Info” from the Actions dropdown on the MO Dashboard.
  • The removal of the 9 – 5 – 5 days a week clock from Payer Configuration (#95315).
  • The removal of the “Action Required” option from the All Records dropdown box on the Provider Dashboard (#94847).
  • Cost Saving Dashboard: ability to filter demo records (#93751).

KB Web/Reports:

  • The following reports have been updated to include the Drug Justification Prompts (#92646):
    • Medical Policy Maintenance Report
    • Medical Policy QA Report
    • Pathway UAT Report
  • The Medical Policy Maintenance Report was updated to reflect the same column order as the Medical Policy QA Report and to include additional columns (#94833).
  • The Clinically Significant Report has been revamped to meet AIM’s requirements (#92648).
  • The “Is Required for Drug Search?” Report has been added to the system (#92648).
  • A progress indicator has been added to the following reports (#96175):
    • Medical Policy Maintenance Report
    • Medical Policy QA Report
    • Pathway UAT Report
    • Clinically Significant Report

Operation Bugs:

  • Dexamethasone (IJ) Error during Add Drug (#94644).
  • SOAP V15: Help File Generation is failing during deployment process (#94112).
  • Non demo payers are available in production AIM test harness (#93722).
  • Zirmed (WayStar) Patient Eligibility request failures – Production  (#95175).
  • Weekly drug importer erroring out on hcp noc population (#94739).
  • Weekly drug importer erroring out on NDC M25A portion dur to brand name check for Emend on drug without associated brand (#94994).
  • Contact.isDemo is not set to 1 for new patients created by the Web Services test harness (#95629).
  • Non demo payers are available in production AIM test harness (#93722).
  • SOAP V15: Help File Generation is failing during deployment process (#94112).