Accession Number : ADM000476

Title :   CHAMPUS Maximum Allowable Charge (CMAC) System Geographical Region: Mid Atlantic. Version 95.0 (Computer Diskette). MD, NC, SC, VA

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE CIVILIAN HEALTH AND MEDICAL PROGRAM OF THE UNIFORMED SERVICES A URORA CO

Report Date : 01 FEB 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : File characteristics: Datafile and Software. Physical description: 2 computer diskettes; 3 1/2 in.; col.; high density; 1.2MB. System requirements: PC compatible; DOS 3.31 and DOS 5.0; Clipper/C; color monitor; minimum storage size for one locality and one state (including installation packet and cross reference tables) is 8MB. Each additional locality/state is approximately 500K. The CMAC system reflects pricing information used by CHAMPUS in the claims adjudication process to determine the maximum allowable charge for each procedure. The system contains pricing information for both CMAC and non-CMAC procedures for each of the 225 pricing localities.

Descriptors :   *MAGNETIC DISKS, *FINANCE, *MEDICAL SERVICES, GEOGRAPHIC AREAS, INSURANCE, HEALTH CARE FACILITIES.

Subject Categories : Recording and Playback Devices
      Economics and Cost Analysis
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE