Issued: May 17, 2022

Updated, see the following link: DELAY ANNOUNCED in Partners’ Upgrade from AlphaMCS to Alpha+

What is happening? AlphaMCS is being upgraded to Alpha+.

When is this happening? June 6, 2022

Provider Impact? Starting on June 6, 2022Providers must file claims through Alpha+.

AlphaMCS will not be available after June 3, 2022, at 5 p.m.

Provider Action Required: Providers must complete the steps below in order to file claims starting June 6, 2022.

  • All providers who will submit 837 files to Partners must complete a NEW SFTP Access Request Form The deadline for submitting this form is May 20, 2022.
  • The new SFTP Access Request Form has been sent to every provider through DocuSign.
  • Providers using a clearinghouse or third-party biller should forward this form to their clearinghouse vendor to complete.


Providers should engage their IT staff or IT vendor responsible for data exchange connectivity (network support, clearinghouse, billing company IT, EMR/Practice Mgmt. vendor) to complete this form.

If you have questions, please contact Partners Service Desk at 704-842-6431 or