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Formal vs. Informal Help Informal Formal

Submitter

Irena Chtokalov

Description

May I use Health Insurance Prospective Payment System (HIPPS) Skilled Nursing Facility Rate Codes in standard 837I though they are not included in the Final Rule for 5010?

Submitter Assigned Keywords

HIPPS

Response

This issue is explicitly addressed in guide 005010X223. There is no restrictive note related to SV202-1 code HP (HIPPS Codes).

Per the disclaimer below, this statement is not a HIPAA Policy statement. Only CMS can respond to HIPAA policy issues.
Submission 5/10/2010
Status Date 6/8/2010
Status F - Final
Primary References
Document 005010X223
Section2.4
Page425
Set ID837
Table2
Loop2400
Segment Position2
Segment IDSV2
Element Position2
Component Position1
Industry NameProduct/Service ID Qualifier
External Code ListCODE SOURCE 716