The following abbreviations have the meaning set forth below:
01. APC. Means Ambulatory Payment Classification.
02. ASC. Means Ambulatory Surgery Center.
03. AWP. Means Average Wholesale Price.
04. CMS. Means Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
05. CPT. Means Current Procedural Terminology.
06. EDI. Means Electronic Data Interchange.
07. FROI. Means First Report of Injury. (
08. HCPCS. Means Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System.
09. IAIABC. Means International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions.
10. ISIF. Means the Industrial Special Indemnity Fund, which is commonly referred to as the Second Injury Fund.
11. LSS. Means Lumps Sum Settlement.
12. MSDRG. Means Medicare Severity Diagnosis Related Group.
13. NCCI. Means National Council on Compensation Insurance.
14. NDC. Means National Drug Code.
15. RBRVS. Means Resource-Based Relative Value Scale.
16. RVU. Means Relative Value Unit.
17. SROI. Means Supplemental or Subsequent Report of Injury.