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This variable is contained in the following files: Inpatient (Fee-for-Service)
Short SAS Name
CLM_BNDLD_ADJSTMT_PMT_AMT
SAS Name
CLM_BNDLD_ADJSTMT_PMT_AMT

This field represents the amount the claim was reduced for those hospitals participating in Model 1 of the Bundled Payments for Care Improvement initiative (BPCI, Model 1). 

Comments

The hospital must be participating in the Model 1 of the Bundled Payments for Care Improvement initiative (refer to CLM_CARE_IMPRVMT_MODEL_CD1). The percentage of the discount that this amount represents is in the field called CLM_BNDLD_MODEL_1_DSCNT_PCT.

This field was new in 2013, and is null/missing for all previous years.

Source: NCH