Accession Number PB2013-595200
Title Medicare Code Editor (MCE) for Hospital Billing. (Software Distributed on CD-ROM).
Publication Date 2013
Media Count 1ongoing subscription
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) software detects and reports errors in the coding of Medicare claims data. While the program identifies and indicates the nature of the error, it does not correct the error. A particular error condition is associated with each type of coding error identified by MCE. When MCE identifies an error in a medical claim, it prints a summary of the claim information along with the error message identifying the problem.
Keywords Administration
Centers for Mediare and Medicaid Services(CMS)
Claim review
Classification systems
CMS Grouper Software/Medicare Code Editor(CMSG/MCE)
Diagnosis related groups
Discharge(Health facilities)
Error detection codes
Health care costs
Health insurance
Please call 1-800-363-2068 or 703-605-6000 to order (NTIS Order Number PB2013-595200).
Source Agency Health Care Finance Administration Office of Management and Budget
NTIS Subject Category 44U - Health Care Delivery Organization & Administration
44G - Environmental & Occupational Factors
44Q - Health Related Costs
57E - Clinical Medicine
Corporate Author Health Care Financing Administration, Baltimore, MD.
Document Type Computer software
Title Note Software.
NTIS Issue Number 1306
Contract Number N/A

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