EDI Outsourcing

EDI Outsourcing: Roles and Responsibilities EDI Outsource can be released by several methods. If you operate an in-house EDI system, you deal directly with your trading partners using the traditional EDI method. In an outsourcing scenario, a service provider becomes the ‘middleman’ between you and your trading partners. The service provider (EDI Outsource) understands your trading partners’ EDI guidelines and can handle the Read More →

EDI Standardization

EDI Standardization: A global solution for successful business operations EDI Standardization is what set EDI apart from other electronic methods of transferring data. Before getting into details about administration of EDI standards such as ANSI ASC X12 or UN/EDIFACT, it is important to understand why standards are used. EDI standardization and particularly standards are built on the Read More →

EDI Mapping

EDI Mapping Notes: Learn Useful Tips The content of the data and the format of the data have to make sense to the mapper.  If the mapper feels that the input or the output format of the data is unreasonable (e.g. too much unnecessary data) then the mapper should make the case for this concern and Read More →

EDI outsourcin

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. User-familiar software. The software that accesses Read More →

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 →

EDI Software Environment: Translator & Mapper Millions of lines of code have been written for over 30 years to produce EDI related software. It would not be cost effective or efficient to build a home grown EDI translator, mapper or a communications adapter. There are many EDI software vendors available. If a company does not outsource Read More →

Compliance Checking

EDI Compliance Checking For X12, EDIFACT And HIPAA Standard Requirements EDI Compliance Checking is the process of incoming and outgoing X12/EDIFACT/HIPAA documents validation. The documents are being checked for compliance with the established and agreed formats. There exist EDI Compliance Checking packs – frameworks that check incoming documents for compliance before they are transformed. After Read More →

MIME

MIME Definition MIME (Multipart Internet Message Extensions) defines a message format (a set of documents) represents a mechanism of sending different file types as one part or together with common mail messages. Multipart Internet Message Extensions has headers that are defined by RFC 822 and extensions to those header definitions. Multipart Internet Message Extensions follows Read More →

Passport Health Plan EDI

Passport Health Plan Electronic Submission Advanatages (for Medical and Hospital Claims) Passport Health Plan Electronic Submission is the initiative for all providers. Passport Health Plan Electronic Submission allows faster, more efficient, and cost-effective claim submission for providers. EDI, performed in accordance with nationally recognized standards, supports the health care industry’s efforts to reduce administrative costs. The benefits Read More →