Transmittal Notice 15-04
The purpose of this Transmittal Notice (TN) is to transmit a copy of the Part 5, Chapter 1, "Third-Party Revenue Accounts Management and Internal Controls," Indian Health Manual (IHM). This chapter revises and updates the Indian Health Service (IHS) policy for recording, controlling, and otherwise accounting for patient-related resources; and for ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of receivable and revenue reporting in the IHS financial statements. It also establishes specific internal controls to safeguard and properly account for patient-related revenue and related assets, and defines the authorities for collecting debts owed to the IHS by third-party sources and non-beneficiary patients.
Yvette Roubideaux, M.D., M.P.H.
Indian Health Service
Part 5, Chapter 1, "Third-Party Revenue Accounts Management and Internal Controls," IHM
Indian Health Manual 5-1, TN 2005-12 dated November 21, 2005
Remove the current copy of 5-1 IHM and insert the attached copy of Part 5, Chapter 1, "Third-Party Revenue Accounts Management and Internal Controls," IHM, including the chapter Table of Contents, in its place after Part 4, Chapter 5, "Office of Tribal Affairs," IHM.
Date: February 6, 2015