Novitas identified the top Medicare claim submission errors for Texas the first quarter of 2013. These three on the list are new compared with those reported in December 2012.
- Patient/insured health identification number and name do not match.
- Charge exceeds fee schedule/maximum allowable or contracted/legislated fee arrangement.
- The benefit for this service is included in the payment/allowance for another service or procedure that has already been adjudicated.
Learn more about these errors and pick up some tips on how to avoid them.