Acronym list

ADL

Activities of Daily Living

ASC

Ambulatory Surgical Center

BETOS

Berenson Eggers Type of Service

CAH

Critical Access Hospital

CCR

Cost-to-Charge Ratio

CCW

Chronic Condition Data Warehouse

CHC

Community Health Center

CMS

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid

CY

Calendar Year

DUA

Data Use Agreement

FFS

Fee-for-service

FQHC

Federally Qualified Health Center

FY

Fiscal Year

HCPCS

Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System

HIC

Health Insurance Claim number

HIPAA

Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act of 1996

LDS

Limited Data Set

LOS

Length of Stay

LTCH

Longterm Care Hospital

MA

Medicare Advantage

MAX

Medicaid Analytic Extract

MDS

Minimum Data Set

MSIS

Medicaid Statistical Information System

MTMP

Medication Therapy Management Program

NCH

National Claims History

NDC

National Drug Code

NPI

National Provider Identifier

OPPS

Outpatient Prospective Payment System

PHI

Protected Health Information

PPS

Prospective Payment System

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