EDI outsourcing cost

EDI outsourcing cost and charges for third-party vendor service EDI outsourcing cost can be calculated according to different provider’s formulas. While there are similarities in how outsourcing vendors charge for their services, each one employs a different pricing formula. One vendor may charge a fee for a particular service, another vendor might not charge a fee. Or Read More →

HIPAA EDI Privacy

HIPAA EDI Privacy – part of the Anthem’s HIPAA regulations HIPAA EDI Privacy  addresses protecting the privacy of protected health information (PHI). As part of the HIPAA regulations, the government has established some controls. They will limit how, when and where protected health information is shared. Medical information, as well as emographic information, is “Protected Health Information” (PHI). Anthem Read More →

edi implementation steps

EDI Outsourcing Companies and Providers – make the right choice EDI Outsourcing Companies provide customers with the needed EDI service and satisfy client’s demands that were set for the definite solution. Today’s post will help you decide which outsourcing method and provider to choose. There are many service providers in the marketplace who offer services based on Read More →

edi loop

Health industry EDI non-medical related code sets as an integral part of electronic transactions Health industry EDI code sets include any set of codes used for encoding data elements. Examples: tables of terms, medical concepts, medical diagnosis, or medical procedure codes. They are used in Health industry EDI to describe various health care services, procedures, tests, Read More →

edi remote administration

EDI Remote Administration – a way to raise the effectiveness of EDI outsourcing EDI Remote Administration is another benefitial solution for companies that decided to outsource their EDI process. To learn about other ways of EDI outsourcing, please, refer to our posts EDI Service Bureau and EDI Web/Desktop Access. EDI Remote Administration features 1. Remote monitoring. The service Read More →

HIPAA compliance

HIPAA Compliance – the right way to standardization in a health care industry HIPAA Compliance at Anthem started in January 2000. In that year Anthem created the HIPAA Program Office. It was done to oversee all of Anthem’s HIPAA compliance activities. Since then, multiple HIPAA rules have been passed, including rules related to standard transactions and Read More →

EDI Web

EDI Web/Desktop Access as one of the established methods of EDI outsourcing EDI Web/Desktop Access is another method of outsourcing electronic data interchange processes. Earlier in the blog we have already learned about EDI Service Bureau. Today we describe the benefits and features of another way to outsource EDI – EDI Web/Desktop Access. EDI Web/Desktop Access features 1. Read More →

Anthem HIPAA

Anthem HIPAA  as a permanent component of Anthem’s health care strategy Anthem HIPAA  strategy is developed to deliver excellent service. The commitment includes compliance with and support of the HIPAA mandates. Anthem is committed to standardization and the minimization of “administrative hassles”. This is done for Anthem members, physicians and other health care professionals. Also Anthem HIPAA is Read More →

EDI 864

EDI 864 Transaction within the bounds of the customer program EDI 864  Text Message set transmits codes, table descriptions, and other onetime communications from the telecommunications service provider to the customer. Such codes and tables may be required by the customer to interpret various data elements sent in the Consolidated Service Invoice/Statement (811) transaction set or to correctly Read More →

TESTING edi

Testing EDI as one of the most important stages during integration with AT&T Testing EDI Connectivity phase sets the communication link between AT&T and its partners. It does not test the 811 standard. Testing EDI stage is successful when: AT&T sends a transaction to your mailbox You retrieve the transaction You pass it to your translator You produce a Read More →