average payment rate

average payment rate

The amount of money that the CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; formerly, HCFA) could conceivably pay a HMO or CMP for service to Medicare recipients under a risk contract.

average payment rate

Managed care The amount of money that the HCFA could conceivably pay an HMO or CMP for service to Medicare recipients under a risk contract. See Risk contract.
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Mr Tiampati said the total average payment rate per kg of Greenleaf rose from Ksh48.
For codes not reimbursed by Medicare, rates were increased to 90% of the national average payment rate.
Latest figures for September, October and November 2005 show an average payment rate of 94%.
A national average payment rate of approximately $1,538,27 applies to ablation for both laser and radiofrequency endovenous ablation methods.
THE average payment rate of fines in England and Wales is 59%.
However, by computing weighted averages of the M+C payment rates by county level enrollment for each plan we were able to compute a proxy to the actual average payment rate.
This meant his average payment rate worked out at 7.
The small business assets had an average payment rate of 32% in 2008, almost twice that of the consumer card portfolio.
12" rather than, "$437,72 and $178,12" and the last sentence, last graph should read, "A national average payment rate of approximately $1,538.
APC group 0670, entitled 'Level II Intravascular and Intracardiac Ultrasound and Flow Reserve' has a national average payment rate of $1711.
Effective July 1, 2004 the Secca procedure will be identified with C9716 for New Technology APC 1519, with a national average payment rate of $1,750.
A single average payment rate of approximately $1,538 applies to the new endovenous ablation codes for both laser and radiofrequency methods.