IV Infusion from Ambulance to Emergency Room
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Regulatory News Topic
A recent article published by Riverbend Government Benefits Administrator (?Riverbend GBA?), primary Part A Medicare Fiscal Intermediary (?FI?) for New Jersey and Tennessee, provides guidelines for hospital billing of intravenous therapy (?IV?) when the IV line was started in the ambulance on the way to the hospital Emergency Room (?ER?).
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