5010 Enforcement Discretion Period Ends June 30, 2012

By: pmginc

Categories: Industry News

November 4, 2013

The CMS Office of E-Health Standards and Services (OESS) reminds industry that the end of its enforcement discretion period is June 30, 2012. Covered entities are required to comply with the updated transactions standards adopted under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA): ASC X12 Version 5010 and NCPDP Versions D.0 and 3.0. Organizations that are not compliant as of July 1, 2012, will be subject to enforcement action under the existing HIPAA transaction and code set enforcement process. Click Here for more information.