HIPAA in edi

HIPAA History, Rules and Regulations In 1996, President Clinton responded to the need for more efficient healthcare services at lower costs. The solution was signing into law the Kennedy-Kassebaum Act. This act is also known as Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). It makes standards for healthcare EDI under the rules of the Department of Read More →

health care edi standards

Health Care EDI Fundamental Standards and WEDI Before speaking about Health Care EDI standardization, let us figure out brief history of EDI standards. In 1975 the TDCC (Transportation Data Coordinating Committee) gathered representatives from the transportation industry to create a first set of formal EDI transaction standards. These transaction sets were primarily created for the Read More →

Healthcare EDI

Basic definition of Healthcare EDI and its environment Electronic data interchange (EDI) is a business-to-business, computer-to-computer exchange of transaction information. The examples are: Health Care Claims, Payments, and Benefit Enrollment transactions. Each of these transaction types in Healthcare EDI has a specifically defined, computer-readable format assigned to it. This is referred to as a transaction Read More →

EDI education

In order to understand the process of EDI communication more thoroughly we refer to below listed terms that describe particular elements of EDI transaction. Segment: Segments are what make up an EDI document. Segments consist of data elements that are logically related. The following is an example of the first segment of the purchase order: BEG*00*NE*19037098**20051101 Read More →

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Von Maur EDI Mapping State Routing Guidelines Von Maur EDI Mapping State Routing Guidelines described below regard to FOB Vendor Warehouse Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, Idaho, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington D.C., Wyoming, California – zips 955 & 961, New York – zips 120-149. Read More →

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Von Maur UPC Requirements For Vendors Von Maur UPC guides described in today’s post cover basic requirements for Von Maur vendors. The UPC is the essential component of EDI and is utilized in the transmission of all EDI documents. Following Von Maur UPC guidelines and steps will ensure that your company is positioned for a successful Read More →

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Stater Bros EDI: NEX/DEX Standards Definition Stater Bros EDI requirements are a part of general Stater Bros. vendor program. To evaluate and address the risks of human mistakes in its product supply chain documents processing, Stater Bros. Markets verification process consists solely of asking its direct suppliers to use electronic data interchange communication and their products comply with Read More →