CHAMPS Suspending Claims for Newborn Transfers
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has updated their September 13, 2017 announcement regarding claims for newborn transfers. The Community Health Automated Medicaid Processing System is now suspending claims for newborns that are born in one hospital and then transferred to another hospital on the same day. Providers need to follow the National Uniform Billing Committee guidelines for newborn transfers.
For full details, go to the September 13, 2017 entry within the MDHHS Provider Relations Biller “B” Aware and Updates Archive 2009-2019.
If you have any questions, please contact your Blue Cross Complete provider account executive or Blue Cross Complete Provider Inquiry at 1-888-312-5713.