The National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC) has released its annual, updated version of its CMS 1500 (HCFA-1500) Health Insurance Claim Form Reference Instruction Manual.
The updated instruction manual, Version 4.0 7/16 for the 1500 Claim Form, goes into effect immediately.
A change log showing all of the updates is also available on the NUCC’s Web site. Any interim changes, clarifications, or corrections to the instructions following this release will be posted on the NUCC Web site.
The 1500 instruction manual is maintained by the NUCC.
The NUCC is a voluntary organization of health care industry stakeholders representing providers, payers, designated standards maintenance organizations, public health organizations, and vendors.