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ASCA Waiver Application Guidelines For Providers ASCA Waiver Application guidelines describe some situations when this electronic billing requirement could be waived for some or all claims, but a provider must obtain Medicare pre-approval to submit paper claims in these situations: Any situation where a provider can demonstrate that the applicable adopted HIPAA claim standard does not Read More →

ASCA Self Assessment

ASCA Self Assessment Basic Requirements ASCA Self Assessment guidelines refer to the Administrative Simplification Compliance Act (ASCA) that prohibits payment of initial health care claims not sent electronically except in limited situations: Small Provider Claims: The word “provider” is being used generically here to refer to physicians, suppliers, and other providers of health care services. Providers Read More →

ASCA

ASCA (Administrative Simplification Compliance Act) Enforcement Reviews ASCA (Administrative Simplification Compliance Act) prohibits payment of services or supplies that a provider did not bill to Medicare electronically. “Providers” is used in a generic sense here and refers equally to physicians, suppliers, and other health care providers. Providers are required to self-assess to determine whether they Read More →