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2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Volume 1, General Information : Section 6: Claims Filing : 6.3 Coding : 6.3.1 Diagnosis Coding : 6.3.1.1 Place of Service (POS) Coding

6.3.1.1
The POS identifies where services are performed. Indicate the POS by using the appropriate code for each service identified on the claim.
Important:
Attention ambulance providers: POS 41 and 42 are accepted by Texas Medicaid for ambulance claims processing. The two-digit origin and destination codes are still required for claims processing.
Use the following codes for POS identification where services are performed:
2-Digit Numeric Codes (Electronic Billers)
1-Digit Numeric Codes (Paper Billers)
03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 26, 34, 41, 42, 53, 99
Skilled nursing facility, intermediate care facility, intermediate care facility for mentally retarded
Extended care facility (rest home, domiciliary or custodial care, nursing facility boarding home)
Indicate destination using above codes
Indicate destination using above codes
Note:

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