Section[ 3 - ED Payment Data Title[ 3.11 - ENTITY CONTACTED TO AUTHORIZE PAYMENT FOR ED SERVICESauthorize ayment for ED
3.11 - Entity contacted to authorize payment for ED
PART OF ED PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION GROUP (3.07–3.14)
Name of insurance company or other entity contacted to authorize payment for ED
Data on authorization are used for direct patient care and for health services research and administration, quality-of-care monitoring and evaluation, and financial analysis.
Data Type (and Field Length)
ST — string data (45).
Yes; the ED Payment Authorization Group repeats when more than one authorization attempt is made.
Acme Health Maintenance Organization
If there is no organization or entity name then enter "" (none). If the name is not known, enter Unknown.
Data Standards or Guidelines
Health Level 7, Version 2.3 (HL7, 1996).