Visit data and charges required for payment

July 2008
Hospice Management Advisor;Jul2008, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p76
The article discusses the new U.S. Medicare hospice billing rule to ensure efficient data collection processes for accurate claims and prompt payments. It states that the National Association of Home Care (NAHC) has developed templates and worksheets to aid hospices in recording and updating data on billings and charges. It adds that reported charges should include a record for the number of visits and the corresponding charges per visit.


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