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What are UB 04 codes?
Herein, what is the purpose of the UB 04 form?
This uniform billing form was created by The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) to be used by institutional providers for claim billing. It has developed and evolved into one of the most commonly used forms for billing medical and mental health claims. The UB-04 form is popular among all insurance carriers.
Additionally, what is a facility type code? Home > UB-04 Facility Type Code. UB04 FACILITY TYPE CODE. Medical billing uses three-digit codes on a claim form to describe the type of bill a provider is submitting to a payor. Each digit has a specific purpose and is required on all UB-04 claims.
Also asked, what are condition codes?
The code that indicates a condition relating to an institutional claim that may affect payer processing.
What is Box 57 on ub04?
Box 57 - Other Physician ID This field is for old legacy id that the facility is currently submitting in box 51 on the UB92. Box 51 on the UB04 has been changed to the Health Plan ID, which is a national number that has not been rolled out.