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What does MND stand for?

MND stands for Medical Necessity Determination


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In general, the following standards apply: * Once the insurer is provided with the information needed to make a medical necessity determination, the insurer must convey the determination to the hospital verbally or by fax within 24 hours or the next business day.
A medical necessity determination involves a judgment as to whether a plan should reimburse a covered and established treatment or service for a particular patient (Glassman, Model, Kahan, Jacobson, & Peabody, 1997).
Accurate and appropriate billing and documentation regarding medical necessity determinations have the potential to help hospital customers that have seen a recent increase in observation stays realize a projected average increase in revenue of nearly $5 million per year.
A clear definition of covered services and of the responsibility for making medical necessity determinations can minimize the risk of negligence and possibly provide an affirmative defense against a negligence claim.
Inpatient review has caused significant adjustments among insurers' claims operations because of the necessity to add input into medical necessity determinations and to keep track of benefit plan authorization requirements.