The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) request shared system maintainers and local Medicare contractors maintain front-end HIPAA violation edits in a spreadsheet attached to a quarterly CR. Contractors shall generate TA1 at the interchange level and 999 transaction at the functional group and transaction levels, passing a syntactically compliant flat file to the CEM, and fulfilling other edit and record-keeping requests.
Subject: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Front End Updates for July 2017
Title: Change Request 9881
Release Date: Jan. 6, 2017
Effective Date: July 1, 2017
Implementation Date: July 3, 2017
Special Notes: N/A