NCH Claim Provider Payment Amount

SAS Name

The total payments made to the provider for this claim (sum of line item provider payment amounts (variable called LINE_PRVDR_PMT_AMT).


Medicare payments are described in detail in a series of Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) documents called “Payment Basics” (see

Also in the Medicare Learning Network (MLN) “Payment System Fact Sheet Series” (see

Source: NCH