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All Payer Claims: Data Element Comparison

Selected Items
Action Name Data Element ID Version State/Organization
APC MC073 December 1, 2010 - v2.1 Massachusetts
APC MC073 June 7, 2013 - v3.1 Massachusetts
Filler MC073 October 1, 2014 - v4.0 Massachusetts
Data Element: APC MC073 - December 1, 2010 - v2.1
(Massachusetts)
APC MC073 - June 7, 2013 - v3.1
(Massachusetts)
Filler MC073 - October 1, 2014 - v4.0
(Massachusetts)
[Shared]Data Element ID MC073 MC073 MC073
[Unshared]Definition Ambulatory Payment Classification (APC) Number Ambulatory Payment Classification Number Filler
[Shared] State / Source Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
[Unshared]Data Type Text External Code Source 15 - Text Filler
[Unshared]Data Type Description APC External Code Source 15 - DRG Filler
[Unshared]Format External Code Source 16 char[4] char[4]
[Shared]Length 4 4 4
[Shared]Column 74 74 74
[Shared]Threshold 0 0 0
[Unshared]Encrypted No
[Unshared]Required Ambulatory claims
[Unshared]APCD - GIC Carrier Threshold 0 Not Supplied Not Supplied
[Unshared]Cat Not Supplied C Z
[Unshared]Condition Not Supplied Required when MC094 = 002 and MC039 is null All
[Unshared]Date Active (version) '6/24/2010 Not Supplied Not Supplied
[Unshared]Element Submission Guideline Insurers and health care claims processors shall code using the CMS methodology when available. Precedence shall be given to APCs transmitted from the health care provider. Report the APC number applied to this claim line, with the leading zero(s) when applicable. Code using the CMS methodology. The MA APCD reserves this field for future use. Do not populate with any data.
[Shared]File MC MC MC
[Unshared]Old Length 4 Not Supplied Not Supplied
Data Element: APC MC073 - December 1, 2010 - v2.1
(Massachusetts)
APC MC073 - June 7, 2013 - v3.1
(Massachusetts)
Filler MC073 - October 1, 2014 - v4.0
(Massachusetts)
There are no enumerated permissible values for these data elements.
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