The Chronic Disease and Rehabilitation Inpatient Hospital Manual contains the regulations and billing instructions for providers of chronic disease and rehabilitation inpatient hospital services. Chronic disease and rehabilitation hospitals should also refer to the RFA (Request for Application) signed by the hospital for the current rate year for additional requirements. Chronic disease and rehabilitation outpatient hospitals should refer to the Chronic Disease and Rehabilitation Outpatient Hospital Manual.

MassHealth issues transmittal letters to update any part of the provider manual. MassHealth issues provider bulletins to communicate information that is not contained in the provider manual.

Each part of the Chronic Disease and Rehabilitation Inpatient Hospital Manual is listed below from beginning to end. You can print each part separately (or any individual pages) or print all parts for a complete manual.

Table of Contents

Preface

Subchapters 1 through 3: Administrative and Billing Regulations

Subchapter 4

Subchapter 5

Chronic Disease and Rehabilitation Inpatient Hospital Program Billing Instructions for paper billing. For instructions for electronic billing, refer to the MassHealth Companion Guides. For instructions for billing MassHealth using paper claim forms refer to MassHealth Billing Guides for Paper Claim Submitters.

The Chronic Disease and Rehabilitation Inpatient Hospital Program Billing Instructions are divided into seven parts.

Appendix A

Appendix B

Appendix C

Appendix D

Appendix U

Appendix V

Appendix W

Appendix X

Appendix Y

Appendix Z


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