TITLE

New rule would update rules for etransmissions

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Nov2008 Supplement, Vol. 30, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published a proposed rule on electronic transactions under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). It is said that the rule would adopt standard for Medicaid pharmacy subrogation and for billing retail pharmacy supplies. The standards require the use of remittance advice, referral authorization, and eligibility inquiries.
ACCESSION #
35166434

 

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