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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 16. Labor and Employment
Agency 30. Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission
Chapter 16. Electronic Medical Billing
10/26/2020

16VAC30-16-80. Medical Documentation Necessary for Billing Adjudication.

A. Medical documentation includes all medical reports and records permitted or required in accordance with Rule 4.2 of the Rules of the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission, subdivision 2 of 16VAC30-50-50.

B. Any request by the payer for additional documentation to process a medical bill shall conform to the requirements of 16VAC30-16-60 C.

C. It is the obligation of an insurer or employer to furnish its agents with any documentation necessary for the resolution of a medical bill.

D. Health care providers, health care facilities, third-party biller, third-party assignees, and claims administrators and their agents shall comply with all applicable federal and jurisdictional rules related to privacy, confidentiality, and security.

Statutory Authority

§ 65.2-605.1 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Volume 35, Issue 10, eff. February 6, 2019.

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