August 2018 In-person Meeting

The NUCC will hold its next in-person meeting August 8, 2018 in Chicago, IL. No registration is required to attend the meeting.

NUCC Meeting

Wednesday August 8, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

NUCC/NUBC Joint Meeting

Wednesday August 8, 10:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Meeting Location

The meeting is being held at the American Hospital Association office, 155 N. Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60606. 

Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at Hyatt Place Chicago/Downtown - The Loop. To reserve a room, call 888-492-8847. 

The room rate is $229/night. The group code is AH12 or ask for the August American Hospital Association program.

The cut-off date to reserve a room is Monday July 16, 2018.

Agenda

8/8/18 meeting agenda

Updates to V5.0 7/17 1500 Instruction Manual

May 11, 2018

The NUCC has released updates to its V5.0 07/17 1500 Health Insurance Claim Form Reference Manual.  The updates revise instructions, add qualifiers, and add examples for reporting additional claim information in Item Number 19.

The changes go into effect immediately and will be included in the next release of the 1500 instruction manual.  The complete list of changes made to the instruction manual since its release is available on the "1500 Instructions" page under the "1500 Claim Form" tab.

Questions about the NUCC's 1500 instructions can be emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

April 2018 In-person Meeting

The NUCC will hold its next in-person meeting April 18, 2018 in Baltimore, MD. No registration is required to attend the meeting.

NUCC Meeting

Wednesday April18, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

NUCC/NUBC Joint Meeting

Wednesday April 18, 10:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Meeting Location

The meeting is being held at the BWI Hilton, 1739 West Nursery Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090. 

Hotel Information

To reserve a room, call 410-694-0808 and ask for the AMA-NUCC room block. 

The room rate is $149/night.

The cut-off date to reserve a room is Sunday April 1, 2018.

Agenda

April 2018 PDF Agenda

NUCC Survey on Usage of 1500 Form

The National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC) conducted a survey to gather information on the current usage of the 1500 Health Insurance Claim Form (1500 Form), both as a paper form and as a print image.  Information from this survey will be used by the NUCC in its general work on the professional claim and its data content.  This survey is not an indication of any specific changes being considered for the 1500 Form. 

The survey closed Friday November 10, 2017.  Information from the survey will be posted in the future.

If you have any questions about this survey, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

January 2018 Taxonomy Code Set Update Released

January 2, 2018

The NUCC has released the semi-annual update to the Health Care Provider Taxonomy code set, which will go into effect on April 1, 2018.  The complete code set is available under the "Code Sets" tab.  The PDF download version of the code set is also available there.

When reviewing the Health Care Provider Taxonomy code set online, revisions made since the last release can be identified by the color code; new items are green. 

Questions or comments about the code set or the revisions can be emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

August 2017 In-person Meeting

The NUCC will hold its next in-person meeting August 9, 2017 in Baltimore, MD. No registration is required to attend the meeting.

NUCC Meeting

Wednesday August 9, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

NUCC/NUBC Joint Meeting

Wednesday August 9, 10:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Meeting Location

The meeting is being held at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore, 550 Light Street, Baltimore, MD 21202. 

Hotel Information

To reserve a room, call 410-234-0550 and ask for the NUBC-NUCC room block. 

The room rate is $169/night.

The cut-off date to reserve a room is Tuesday July 18, 2017.

Agenda

August 2017 PDF Agenda

Release of 2017 1500 Instruction Manual

June 30, 2017

The NUCC has released its annual, updated version of its 1500 Health Insurance Claim Form Reference Instruction Manual.  The updated instruction manual, Version 5.0 7/17, goes into effect immediately and is available under the 1500 Claim Form tab. 

All changes that were made to the instructions following the July 2016 release have been incorporated into this version of the instruction manual.  A change log showing all of the updates is also available under the 1500 Claim Form tab.  Any interim changes, clarifications, or corrections to the instructions following this release will be posted on the NUCC website.

For more information on the 1500 Health Insurance Claim Form Reference Instruction Manual, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Do NOT email, fax, or mail completed 1500 Claim Forms to the NUCC. The NUCC does not process claims. Send completed forms to the appropriate payer.

July 2017 Taxonomy Code Set Updates Released

July 5, 2017

The NUCC has released the semi-annual update to the Health Care Provider Taxonomy code set, which will go into effect on October 1, 2017.  The complete code set, including the list of new and modified codes, is available under the "Code Sets" tab.  The PDF download version of the code set is also available there.

When reviewing the Health Care Provider Taxonomy code set online, revisions made since the last release can be identified by the color code; new items are green and orange items are modifications. 

Questions or comments about the code set or the revisions can be emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..