Get Your Docs' NPIs On The Claim By January

September 2012
Eli's Home Care Week;9/10/2012, Vol. 21 Issue 32, p257
The article discusses the need for home health agencies (HHAs) in the U.S. to submit the National Provider Identifier (NPI) of the attending provider in the Attending Provider Name and Identifiers Field (FL76) of their claims. According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the NPI must not be the billing NPI. It adds that NPIs on the claim must be submitted until January 1, 2013.


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