Surprise: CMS to require HIPPS codes on claims for Medicare Advantage patients

Effective Jun 20, 2013
Published Jun 24, 2013
Last Reviewed Jun 20, 2013
You’ll have to include HIPPS codes on claims filed with Medicare Advantage plans starting July 1 or face claims rejections. The financial impact could be significant, considering agencies and software vendors have received little notice of the new requirement.
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