Reason Code E7272

Reason Code Narrative

REJECT CODE FOR C7272 IUR ADJUSTMENT. INPATIENT CLAIM WITH INCORRECT PATIENT STATUS DUE TO TRANSFER TO ANOTHER FACILITY.

Common Reason Code Errors

  • Beneficiary began a home health episode within three days of discharge from inpatient care.
  • Beneficiary readmitted to inpatient care at a different facility later in same day.
  • Wrong patient status was chosen for discharge.

Common Reason Code Corrections

  • Verify and correct patient status to reflect appropriate discharge, if appropriate.

 

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