HEALTHCAREfirst Home Health & Hospice Software Updated.

PGBA previously used a Payer ID of 00380 to appear on electronic claim files submitted for processing.  PGBA’s new Payer ID of 11001 is required as of Monday, January 24, 2011.

firstHOMECARE and firstHOSPICE providers will not need to do anything for the change; the systems have been updated over the weekend.

Prompt/Patron/Patron POC and CareFacts users can update their system using instructions available from their support departments.