Sometimes in Penelope you may come across an abbreviation or two. Below you will find a list of some of the frequently used abbreviations.

  • Adj. = Adjustment

  • CMS = CMS-1500

  • CP = Co-Pay

  • CPT = Current Procedure Terminology

  • CTC = Call to Confirm

  • Desc. = Description

  • DOB = Date of Birth

  • DUR = Duration

  • EDI = Electronic Data Interchange (Penelope generates x837s)

  • EOB = Explanation of Benefits

  • Fam. = Family

  • FFS = Fee for Service

  • FFS Individual = Fee For Service Individual

  • NII = National Identification ID

  • NPI = National Provider Identification

  • PRI = Primary Payor

  • Recalc = Recalculate

  • Ref. = Referral

  • Rel. = Relationship

  • ROI = Release of Information

  • Sec. = Secondary Payor

  • SOF = Signature On File

  • SSN = Social Security Number

  • SIN = Social Insurance Number

  • UoM = Unit of Measure

If you have any questions, please contact the Penelope Support Team.

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