Question:

When billing for infusion services, would we need to validate the NCD on a claim for the drug vial?

Answer:

Yes, that is correct. Where a payer requires reporting of the National Drug Code (NDC), you should validate that the NDC on the claim accurately represents the vial for the drug.

This question was answered in our Coding Essentials for Infusion & Injection Therapy Services. For more hot topics relating to infusion services, please visit our store or call us at 1.800.252.1578, ext. 2.

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