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Formal vs. Informal Help Informal Formal

Submitter

Greg Dawson

Description

The Facility Type Code (CLM05-1) in 2300 CLM on the 837 Institutional (837I) refers to code list 236. Yet code list 236 includes a number of sub lists. How does a payer decide which of these sub-lists to use as validation?

Response

Code source 236, Uniform Billing Claim Form Bill Type used in the CLM05-1 is within the National Uniform Billing Committee UB04 Data Specifications Manual. The valid codes are listed under Form Locator 04 Type of Bill.
Submission 8/7/2013
Status Date 9/6/2013
Status F - Final
Primary References
Document 005010X223
Section2
Page145
Loop2300
Segment IDCLM
Element Position05
Component Position1
Industry NameFacility Type Code
External Code List236