Effective July 1, 2020, a new value Point of Origin for Admission or Visit Code “G” has been established to indicate a “Transfer from a Designated Disaster Alternate Care Site (ACS),” due to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. Providers submitting claims for emergency, urgent, elective, newborn, and trauma can now include the point of origin “G” code.
The National Uniform Billing Committee (NUBC) created the new Point of Origin code “G.” The code is applicable for all providers that submit claims for outpatient and inpatient services.
The types of admissions are valid with Point of Origin code “G” as listed in this table.
For more information, call the TMHP Contact Center at 800-925-9126 or the TMHP-CSHCN Services Program Contact Center at 800-568-2413.