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General Question for the Week of January 6, 2020

General Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

What must be included when billing for an NOC drug?

Answer:

To be correctly reimbursed when billing a NOC (not otherwise classified) drug or biological the provider must include the following:

  • Name of the drug
  • Total dosage (plus the strength of dosage, if appropriate)
  • Method of administration

This question was answered in our annual Hospital Outpatient Infusion Services: Reimbursement & Compliance Update webcast. For more hot topics relating to infusion services, please visit our store or call us at 1.800.252.1578, ext. 2.