USC Office of Compliance

Clinical Trials Billing

Clinical Trials Billing


The clinical trials research billing process is one of the most complex in healthcare. Although the National Coverage Decision (NCD) for Clinical Trial Services established principles for covering certain services provided in connection with qualifying clinical trials, the application of these rules within the healthcare environment can be challenging. You will need to familiarize with these principles if you are a:

  • Principal Investigator
  • Research Coordinator
  • Registration and Billing Personnel

Please click on the links to the left to access USC’s clinical trial research billing policies.