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Short SAS Name
CLM_ID
SAS Name
CLM_ID

This is the unique identification number for the claim.

Each Part A or institutional Part B claim has at least one revenue center record.

Each non-institutional Part B claim has at least one claim line.

All revenue center records or claim lines on a given claim have the same CLM_ID. It is used to link the revenue lines together and/or to the base claim.

Comments

Limitation: When pulled directly from the CCW database, this is a numeric column. 

Source: CCW