850 Purchase Order Transmission Guidelines 850 Purchase Order will be transmitted in version 4010 of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) X12 Standards per the enclosed guidelines. If you require additional information regarding the ANSI X12 Standards, refer to the Tractor Supply Company standards manual. Transmission TSC’s Value Added Network (VAN) is Sterling Commerce. If you Read More →

999 Acknowledgement: basic definition and example The HIPAA 999 Implementation Acknowledgement 005010X231 transaction is a response that confirms a file was received and could be properly read by the translator. This transaction is intended to be used in version 5010. The 999 Acknowledgement can also report on exactly what syntax-related issue caused the errors on the Read More →

997 Functional Acknowledgment Header Notes and Guidelines 997 Functional Acknowledgment is required for each functional group transmitted. The 997 Functional Acknowledgment must be sent by the receiver of the functional group, to the sender, by the close of the next business day after receipt, to acknowledge the receipt and the syntactical condition of the functional group. The minimum level of Read More →

EDI for small business: goals, objectives and benefits EDI for small business is one of the most frequently offered solutions in modern IT-market. Quick development of electronic data interchange made its adoption easier and more comfortable even for small-size companies. One of the reasons that made the owners chose EDI is its ability to reduce Read More →

EDI Retail Solution – a global instrument for controlling business workflow EDI retail solution can be regarded as a powerful instrument to control a huge process of goods production and their distribution. This flows together with accompanying documents exchange. The correct flow of retail operations will anyway demand tones of paper. Everyday papers include orders, invoices, catalogues, labels, bills of Read More →

837 Institutional Claim scenario and mapping guidelines 837 Institutional Claim example presented in today’s post shows a standard 837 Institutional claim. As we spoke in our previous post, the 837 Healthcare Claim transaction has three different implementation guides specifically developed for Professional, Institutional and Dental claims. The specifications are geared to meet the individual requirements Read More →

837 Professional Claim scenario and raw data 837 Professional Claim example mentioned in this post shows a standard 837 Professional claim file. It includes data from the provider of Service indicating the member’s demographic information, diagnosis, services rendered and charges. 837 Professional Claim data will be used by the Insurance Company to determine what benefits Read More →

EDI implementation steps and means of reaching the goal EDI implementation steps must be developed as a result of deep analysis of the company structure, processes, inventory etc. In the previous post devoted to the EDI Implementation Initiative we spoke about EDI environment structure, general and cost analysis, choosing optimal solution and reliable network provider. Today Read More →

EDI implementation initiative and means of successful integration EDI implementation initiative is one of the major points to consider if you are going to facilitate your business operations, reduce costs and establish partnership with the biggest companies in retail, healthcare and other branches. EDI implementation initiative sometimes is treated as means of speeding up the exchange of Read More →