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At the Business Meeting on March 13, 2023 the SC Workers' Compensation Commission approved changes to the Medical Services Provider Manual. The full advisory may be accessed here.

Save the Date! South Carolina Workers' Compensation Commission Claims Administration Workshop will be held at the Columbia Convention Center on May 4, 2023. The full advisory may be accessed here



Outpatient Hospital

Claims for outpatient services rendered at a hospital are paid based on grouping outpatient services into ambulatory payment classifications (APCs). Services within an APC are similar clinically and require comparable resources. Each APC is assigned a relative payment rate based on the median cost of the services within that classification.