HIPAA Compliance

HIPAA Compliance At Emdeon: Overview of HIPAA Legislation HIPAA Compliance (The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) of 1996 carries provisions for administrative simplification. HIPAA Compliance requires the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to adopt standards to support the electronic exchange of administrative and financial health care transactions primarily between Read More →

EDI X12 Message

EDI X12 Message Typical Structure in Brief In the previous posts in our blog we have already written about EDI X12 standard in general. Today we will try to explain typical structure of the EDI X12 message and we take 837 Healthcare Claim (HIPAA) release version 4010 document as an example. General notes about EDI X12 file Read More →

EDI X12 Standard

EDI X12 Standard Releases and Partner Requirements EDI X12 Standard is a format that is based on ASC X12 standard that coordinates the electronic data interchange relationship between trading partners. Trading partners can be represented by companies, organizations or business groups. The EDI X12 Standard (including its new requirements, releases, revisions) is governed by The Read More →

X12 1

ANSI X12 Manual Overview and Usage Guidelines ANSI X12 Manual is the ultimate source for the EDI standards. It is a large thick book with over 1500 pages of EDI transaction-set, segment and data element references. ANSI X12 is also available on a CD-ROM in PDF format. ANSI X12 reference manual can be purchased on Read More →

X12

ASC X12 standard examples – transaction set, segment, element ASC X12 body meets to develop and maintain EDI standards that facilitate electronic interchange relating to business transactions such as order placement and processing, shipping and receiving information, invoicing, payment and cash application data, and data to and from entities involved in finance, insurance, transportation, supply chains Read More →

edi segments

EDI Segment definition and example EDI Segment is a combination of the coherent elements or compound data grouped for representing useful information. For example, segment can contain information about product, its color, size, weight, volume etc. EDI Segment can be met in a document once or several times. In an EDI document, each section is described Read More →