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Inpatient Hospital Billing and Timely Filing

  1. Default Inpatient Hospital Billing and Timely Filing
    Clearnace Sale
    hello everyone,

    Can anyone tell me what the average timely filing is to bill out inpatient hospital billing for a PCP? I've been approached by a doctor to bill out 3 months worth of hopsital billing for him. I haven't seen the files yet so I'm not sure how far they go back but I wanted to cover my bases.

    Thank you in advance.

    Diana P. CPC

  2. #2
    Milwaukee WI
    Default Depends on payer contracts
    This will probably depend on the payer contracts. Some of our payers have a 90-day filing deadline. Some have 1 year (!) for provider claims to get submitted.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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