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Last Modified: 3/16/2017 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A, Part B

Claims processing codes -- Find definitions of reason and remark codes

There could be several reasons why your claim denied or otherwise did not process successfully. To identify claims processing codes and their definitions, please refer to the following resources:
Correctly billing Medicare the first time saves everyone time and money. Find tips on how to avoid denials and claims returned as unprocessable (RUCs) by visiting First Coast Service Options’ (First Coast’s) claims submission guidelines and inquiries and denials pages to review the most common inquiries received by the provider contact center.
First Coast Service Options (First Coast) strives to ensure that the information available on our provider website is accurate, detailed, and current. Therefore, this is a dynamic site and its content changes daily. It is best to access the site to ensure you have the most current information rather than printing articles or forms that may become obsolete without notice.