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AAPC
American Academy of Professional Coders
AHIMA
American Health Infromation Management Association
AMA
American Medical Association
CCI
Correct Coding Initiative
CLIA
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act
CMS
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
CMS-1500
used to submit medicare claims
CPT
Current Procedural Terminology
DRG
Diagnosis Related Group
EDI
Electronic Data Exchange
EOB
Explanation of Benefits
FI
fiscal intermediary
HCFA
Health Care Financing Administration
HCPCS
Healthcare Common Procedural Coding System
HIPAA
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996
HMO
Health Maintenance Organization
ICD-9
International Classification of Disease, 9th revision
JCAHO
Joint Commission on accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
MCO
managed care organization
MSA
Medical savings account
NCQA
National Committee for Quality Assurance
NON par
Non participating provider
NPI
National Provider Identifier
NSF
National Standard Format
OCR
Office for Civil Rights
OSHA
Occupational Safety and Health Administration Act of 1970
PAR
participating provider
PCP
Primary Care Physician
POS
Point of Service
PPO
Preferred Provider Organization
PPS
Prospective Payment System
RBRVS
Resource Based Relative Value Scale
SNF
Skilled Nursing Facility
SSO
Second Surgical Opinion
TPA
Third Party Administrator
WHO
World Health Organization
ACAP
Alliance Of Claims Assistance Professionals
APC
ambulatory payment classifications
BBA
balanced budget act
BCA
Blue Cross Association
BCBSA
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
CRI
CHAMPUS reform initiative
CHAMPVA
Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs
CHAMPUS
Civilian Health and Medical Program-Uniformed Services