FI - Outpatient Hospital-Based Ambulance Services - Medicare Part B - Payment Policy for Indian Health Services (Rev. 1040, 09-11-06)

by  Jared Staheli
June 25th, 2015

Medically necessary ambulance services submitted by hospital-based ambulance providers are reimbursed based on the ambulance fee schedule.

The Medicare Part B deductible and coinsurance apply to ambulance services, but are waived by the IHS.

See Chapter 15, §30.2.4 of Pub. 100-04, Medicare Claims Processing Manual, for more information on the payment of ambulance claims.

References:

FI - Outpatient Hospital-Based Ambulance Services - Medicare Part B - Payment Policy for Indian Health Services (Rev. 1040, 09-11-06). (2015, June 25). Find-A-Code Articles. Retrieved from https://www.findacode.com/articles/fi-outpatient-hospital-based-ambulance-services-medicare-part-b-payment-policy-for-indian-health-services-rev-1040-09-11-06-26868.html

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