United States Department of Veterans Affairs

Welcome Provider

In an effort to better communicate with our medical and health care providers, the Health Administration Center (HAC) of the Department of Veterans Affairs has established this provider Web site. It is our intention to better convey information that will answer your questions and enable efficient and timely claims processing....
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Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) Signup and Update

You are a valued provider for the Chief Business Office Purchased Care (CBOPC) and the programs we service. We want to be sure that we are sending you accurate and timely reimbursements for the services that you provide to our beneficiaries. It is important that we have your most accurate and current information to make this possible. When contacting our Customer Service Center, please let us know if you have had any changes...
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EDI Update

TheChief Business Office Purchased Care values the services you provide to our beneficiaries and offers electronic claim filing (EDI) to all health care providers for VA programs. Many of our providers already enjoy the benefits of electronic filing, available through our health care clearinghouse, EmdeonŽ. Electronic filing offers many advantages: increased precision for claims processing, reduction of duplicate...
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On January 16, 2009, the Department of Health and Human Services published final rules that adopted updated versions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards for electronic transactions, a new electronic transaction standard for Medicaid pharmacy subrogation and two modifications to the medical code set standards to adopt the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision...
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Medicare Crossover

The Chief Business Office Purchased Care began accepting electronic Medicare crossover claims on Sept. 27, 2010. If you have received confirmation from your Remittance Advice (835) that your claim has been forwarded to a supplemental payer, please do not re-submit the claim. The confirmation means that we have received your claim from Medicare and we will process this claim. We appreciate your patience as we grow to accommodate this change.

Helpful Hints for Providers

With an expanding number of eligible CHAMPVA beneficiaries, we want to ensure that reimbursements for medical services provided are paid correctly in both an accurate and timely manner. We have compiled the following list of hints to help ensure that your request for payment is processed correctly the first time it is submitted...
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Fraud Waste And Abuse

More than $2 trillion are spent on health care each year in the United States, and fraud experts say that between $600 billion and $850 billion is wasted annually. The two leading causes of this waste are...
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