Last Modified: 2/7/2019 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A
Hospital inpatient FAQs
Should a provider use condition code 44 if the admitting physician decides the patient should be in observation rather than an inpatient setting, and the patient has not been discharged/no claim has been sent yet?
How do I bill my claims when a patient revokes or elects hospice coverage during his/her inpatient stay?
What are claim submission rules for a beneficiary admitted into a hospital prior to their Medicare Part A effective date?
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