NUCC Announces Form 1500 Changes in Anticipation of ICD-10

To accommodate ICD-10 reporting needs, the National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC) has announced a change to Version 02/12 of the 1500 claim form. Payers will begin receiving and processing paper claims on the revised form on January 6, 2014, dual form use will be in effect through March 31 and only claims submitted on the revised form will be processed after April 1. There are two main changes to the form. First, there is an indicator in Item 21 to...