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Remittance Advice (RA)

Topic Brief Description
American National Standard Institute (ANSI) Codes ANSI codes are used to explain the adjudication of a claim and are the CMS approved ANSI messages.
Denial Code Guidance View the most common claim submission errors with a description, solutions, and ways to prevent these in the future.
Electronic Remittance Advice (ERA) There are many benefits of receiving electronic remittance advices. CMS offers a free software, Medicare Remit Easy Print (MREP), which gives suppliers a tool to view and print an 835 in a readable format locally on the computer.
Medicare Remittance Advice Suppliers are notified of the claim determinations on all claims. The notification is provided through a Medicare Remittance Advice or Standard Paper Remittance (SPR), which includes information on one or more claims.
Medicare Summary Notice A Medicare Summary Notice (MSN) is sent to Medicare beneficiaries for each claim that is processed.


Last Updated Apr 13, 2017