Medicare Part A

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Med·i·care Part A

(med'i-kār pahrt)
The portion of the U.S. Medicare Program that covers inpatient hospital stays, skilled nursing facility care, hospice care, and some home health care.
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UGS processes nearly 20 percent of the Medicare Part A claims nationwide.
While Trigon's decision to end its role as a Medicare Intermediary will result in the elimination of 145 positions in the company's Medicare Part A division, the company anticipates that many of those employees will be considered for employment by the new contractor.
Blue plans, as part of the national Blue Cross Blue Shield Association contract, process more than 89 percent of Medicare Part A claims.
Many providers who participate in Medicare Part A do not participate in Part B.
the federal contract to serve as intermediary for the Medicare Part A program for New Mexico and Colorado.
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