A code defining the type of claim record being processed.
|O||Part B physician/supplier claim record (processed by local carriers; can include DMEPOS services)|
|V||Part A institutional claim record (inpatient (IP), skilled nursing facility (SNF), christian science (CS), home health agency (HHA), or hospice)|
|W||Part B institutional claim record (outpatient (OP), HHA)|
|U||Both Part A and B institutional home health agency (HHA) claim records -- due to HHPPS and HHA A/B split. (effective 10/00)|
|M||Part B DMEPOS claim record (processed by DME Regional Carrier) (effective 10/93)|