The LCSR Data Mapping file describes each data element for LCSR data submission, including valid values and data formats. The layout is divided into three sections
Transaction Header record (applicable for web-based data transmissions only)
Exam records (required)
Follow-Up Data (as needed)
There are separate mappings for data file uploads and for web services transmissions.
Version 1.1 updates include
Data File Uploads require the File Version Number field and may also contain the optional Facility ID field to allow data for multiple facilities to be included in a single file. Neither of these fields is applicable for web services data transmissions.
Optional Medicare Beneficiary ID (MBID) fields added
LCSR_Data_File_Mapping_1.0, October 26, 2018
LCSR_Data_File_Mapping_1.1, October 26, 2018
LCSR_Web_Services_JSON_Mapping_1.1, October 26, 2018