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IntelliDOT Announces Fast, Cost-Effective Solution to Comply with New NDC Rule for CMS Outpatient Claims
Date:1/21/2009

- Barcode Scanning System Captures NDC upon Medication Administration -

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- IntelliDOT Corporation, a leading provider of handheld, barcode point-of-care (BPOC) solutions to hospitals, today announced that IntelliDOT Bedside Medication Administration(TM) (IntelliDOT BMA(TM)) now enables hospitals to comply with the CMS requirement to report National Drug Code (NDC) numbers for drugs administered in outpatient settings.

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"Any CMS 1500 claims for medications administered in outpatient settings will be denied if they do not include the NDC and Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System code," said David Swenson, RPh and Chief Clinical Officer at IntelliDOT. The rule went into effect after June 30, 2008 (April 1, 2009 for California). "This could end up costing hospitals a significant amount of money per year in lost reimbursements."

The 1991 Medicaid Drug Rebate Program requires drug manufacturers to enter agreements with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and provide rebates for their products paid for by Medicaid. The Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 further required states to collect drug data in order to expand the program to include drugs dispensed in outpatient settings. In 2007, CMS decided to use NDC numbers to correctly identify the drug and manufacturer, as a way to maximize rebates.

"A barcode scanning system is the only realistic way to collect this data," said Paul Seelinger, RPh and Sr. Director of Clinical Operations at IntelliDOT. "Many hospitals do not have these systems in place. Manually enterin
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