|.01||name(+)||0;1||FREE TEXT||B||This is name of the type of coverage that an insurance company generally
provides. The entries in this file are a limited set of choices
that are exported with the IB package. The entries may have special
meaning interanally in the billing package.
If this insurance carrier provides only one type of coverage then select
the entry that best describes this carriers' type of coverage. If this
carrier provides more than one type of coverage then select HEALTH
INSURANCE. The default answer if left unanswered is Health Insurance.
This is useful information when contacting carriers, when creating
claims for reimbursement and when estimating if the payment received is
If this field is answered it may affect choices that can be selected when
entering policy or benefit information.|
|.02||abbreviation||0;2||FREE TEXT||C||This is the standard abbreviation for this type of coverage. Enter
the 2 to 8 character abbreviation. The abbreviation may appear on
reports that have limited space available.|
|10||description||10;0||WORD-PROCESSING||Enter a one or two sentence description of the type of coverage.|